5 important things happening in South Africa today

Here’s what is happening in and affecting South Africa today:

  • Joburg residents should know by the end of the day who their new mayor is, as the City of Joburg council moves to vote for a new leader following former mayor Herman Mashaba’s exit on Wednesday. The DA has fielded Funzela Ngobeni for the top spot, while the EFF has nominated Musa Novela for the job. The ANC is yet to nominate a candidate. The EFF has promised to ‘give’ the City of Tshwane to whichever major party votes for their nominee. [EWN]

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5 important things happening in South Africa today