- Nov 7, 2020
I looked around to see if this story was running anywhere else... Nope, not at all. Not News24, EWN, TimesLive, nothing. Only News24 covered the story when the guy got fired when allegations surfaced against him earlier this year. Funny, how IOL is considered fake news and to peddle misinformation (rightfully so) only until it benefits a certain narrative.
Opposition parties fume after sexual harassment accused ’resurfaces’ as top DA candidate for municipal manager postOpposition parties are outraged about the “appointment” of sexual harassment accused Thys Giliomee as the municipal manager for the Hessequa Municipality.www.iol.co.za
P.S If the guy does get accused and found guilty, then I agree that he should be punted. But you can clearly see this is about the Kannaland debacle and the ANC and its allies are of course chomping at the bit and looking for an "eye for an eye" deal (looking at you GOOD and PA). Also to quote the IOL article:
So what I take from this, he's not even been appointed yet, he's just a candidate? So a bit preemptive? And they could always not appoint him?Opposition parties are outraged by the “appointment” of sexual harassment accused Thys Giliomee, the former Mossel Bay municipal manager, as the municipal manager for the Hessequa Municipality.DA mayor of Hessequa Municipality Grant Riddles said on Wednesday: “The Council is still waiting on confirmation from the Minister re the process as prescribed in the legislation. Afterwards, a statement will be made.”