SAFM 7pm News Bulletin

The eThekwini municipality has confirmed the resignation of deputy mayor - Belinda Scott - in a statement following an executive committee meeting. At the meeting mayor - Mxolisi Kaunda - said Scott's resignation takes effect at the end of February. She was involved in the finance and re-prioritisation committees. Kaunda has not given reasons for Scott's resignation. She previously served as Finance MEC and was redeployed by the ANC in September 2019. This was part of a major shake-up by the party in the leadership of the Durban and Pietermaritzburg municipalities.

Dbn dries liebenberg 23/2 ed: cje