City of Cape Town accused of muzzling dissenter

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13 Nov 2015 - Craig McKune
City of Cape Town accused of muzzling dissenter
Cape Town ratepayers will foot the bill for a court wrangle in which the DA turned on one of its own.


The City of Cape Town has settled a legal dispute that would have resulted in the airing of serious allegations in the high court that councillors manipulated council processes to favour a Democratic Alliance donor.

The metropolitan council did so after commissioning a forensic investigation into a whistleblower, costing Cape Town ratepayers thousands of rands.

The whistleblower, DA councillor Marga Haywood, now faces possible disciplinary action for speaking out....
Full Article Here...
http://amabhungane.co.za/article/2015-11-12-city-of-cape-town-accused-of-muzzling-dissenter
 
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Welcome to the world of politics...palms, of friends, shall be greased.
It's amazing how they all club together to keep things quiet, even the Speaker. All to preserve the reputation of the party. Now where have I heard that before A _ _?
 
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