The municipality held its special council meeting at the Moses Mabotha Hall at GaNkwana Village on Monday.Unlike previous gatherings, there were no exchange of insults, vulgar words, or altercations between security personnel and EFF councillors
The mob also torched two vehicles, a Ford Laser and an Fiat Uno Fire, and broke all the windows of a six-roomed house which belonged to Malapane
Not only is the stench at the plant unbearable, raw sewerage is also overflowing from the sewerage dams because the primary treatment tanks are not operational.
They gathered outside the municipality under strict police attendance.
According to the Tubatse SAPS, the matter is under investigation but no arrests have been made. The police have asked locals to help them apprehend the suspects
The suspects appeared in court on February 17. They will remain in police custody until their next appearance on February 23 for a formal bail application.
He claimed that if shots were fired, members of the public would also have been in the line of fire.
“We gave chase and the suspects lost control of the Bantam, and collided with a tree. The two suspects ran out of the vehicle and disappeared into the bush leaving the goats in the bakkie.”
As it is part of her job to assist customers, she went outside to help them. This was when one of the men pointed a gun at her.
The plants were immediately uprooted when it was found. No one was arrested as the suspect fled when he saw the police van. We will strive to get him, in order to get more information related to the matter.”
Roads at the Sabie Lydenburg crossing and Rosehaugh and Sudwalla caves have been closed off.