ANC names Geoff Makhubo as its candidate for Joburg mayor

JOHANNESBURG - The ANC in Johannesburg has named Geoff Makhubo as its candidate for mayor.

Makhubo was one of three names suggested to ANC national officials for the position.

City council is today meeting to elect a new mayor for the metro after Herman Mashaba's departure from the office on Wednesday.

Makhubo is running the race against the DA's Funzela Ngobeni and the EFF's Musa Novela to replace Mashaba.


This article first appeared on EWN : ANC names Geoff Makhubo as its candidate for Joburg mayor


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
ANC warns Mboweni to toe party line on Sarb nationalisation

ANC warns Mboweni to toe party line on Sarb nationalisation

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni took to Twitter on Tuesday to ask what the ANC wanted to achieve by nationalising the bank.

Phuthuma Nhleko steps down from MTN board

Phuthuma Nhleko steps down from MTN board

Nhleko was behind the overseeing of an orderly transition of the board, including the establishment of the international advisory board.

Liberty founder Donald Gordon dies

Liberty founder Donald Gordon dies

The financial services company announced Gordon passed away after a short illness.

Andre de Ruyter announced as new Eskom CEO

Andre de Ruyter announced as new Eskom CEO

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan made the announcement on Monday.

Zuma loses bid to appeal Hanekom apology ruling

Zuma loses bid to appeal Hanekom apology ruling

The court ordered Zuma to apologise to former minister Derek Hanekom for calling him 'a known enemy of the state'.

ProKid described as a true family man who loved his mom

ProKid described as a true family man who loved his mom

His brother Sandile Mkhize says he promised ProKid that he will continue where he left off.

Popular articles
'Who gives a damn that Enoch Mpianzi's family couldn't afford a life jacket?'

'Who gives a damn that Enoch Mpianzi's family couldn't afford a life jacket?'

Eusebius McKaiser says the media needs to ask questions that don't unintentionally frame the wrong issue around this tragedy.

[VIDEO] Family saved from being hit by speeding SUV goes viral

[VIDEO] Family saved from being hit by speeding SUV goes viral

Khabazela shares tweets and Facebook posts that have gone viral.

[WATCH] Young boy's school concert dance moves delights Twitter

[WATCH] Young boy's school concert dance moves delights Twitter

Khabazela shares tweets and Facebook posts that have gone viral.

How to buy your first share (even if you only have R50, or less)

How to buy your first share (even if you only have R50, or less)

Got R50? No? Got R5? Personal finance expert Warren Ingram on how to buy shares with tiny amounts of money.