MEC weapons for ‘illegal’ Nelson Mandela Bay mayor Nqaba Bhanga

Japanese Cape co-operative governance MEC Xolile Nqatha needs the excessive court docket to declare Nqaba Bhanga’s election as Nelson Mandela Bay mayor illegal and invalid — and for the DA heavyweight to be slapped with punitive prices ought to the court docket rule in his favour.

In his court docket papers, Nqatha urges the Port Elizabeth excessive court docket to listen to the matter on an pressing foundation.

The case, which was meant to be heard on Tuesday, has been moved to January 19.