Broke municipality wants R330m more to cover salary crisis and layoffs

The Amathole district municipality — which cannot pay salaries for four months, in part because of a previous hiring spree that almost doubled its staff complement — wants a bailout from the national government. The administration has approached the co-operative governance and traditional affairs department and the Treasury for R180m to pay workers. This amount is in … Continue reading Broke municipality wants R330m more to cover salary crisis and layoffs