She could be Durban’s ANC head. Or she could be heading to jail for fraud
More than 55 witnesses set to testify about the ‘carefully hatched’ plan to enrich ex-mayor Zandile Gumede and others
It would have been an easy race for the position of ANC regional chair in KwaZulu-Natal, but former eThekwini mayor Zandile Gumede could find herself out of the race completely come August.
If the barrage of corruption and fraud charges in the R320m Durban Solid Waste (DSW) case brought against Gumede and her 17 co-accused sticks, the 58-year-old could face a hefty prison sentence.
On Tuesday Gumede and her co-accused appeared in the Durban High Court facing a total of 2,786 charges ranging from corruption to money laundering and racketeering...