African National Congress in the Western Cape said it supports the
administration bailout package for Oudtshoorn municipality by Cooperative Governance
and Traditional Affairs National Minister Pravin Gordan.
Provincial Chairperson Klaas Windvogel said they regret the confusion in the
media that this package was presented by the Democratic Alliance.
said unfortunately the way it was presented to Council created the impression
that it’s a support package by the MEC Anton Bredell.
said that the ANC rejected the package and they demanded that the package as
agreed upon by the national Minister, Pravin Gordon.
added that the Deputy Minister Nel and the MEC said this package should be implemented
was by mistake interpreted as a package from the MEC and that is why the ANC
component rejected it” Windvogel concluded.
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