Alex Japho Matlala
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9 Jan 2021
5:05 am

Capricorn municipality manager accused of misconduct suspended

Alex Japho Matlala

The municipality said the suspension was in line with the disciplinary regulations for senior managers.

Capricorn District Municipality building in Polokwane. Picture: Twitter

Limpopo’s biggest municipality, the Capricorn district municipality has placed its municipal manager, Nokuthula Karelse, on precautionary suspension with immediate effect, pending investigations into allegations of misconduct against her. The district municipality is the economic hub of Limpopo and includes the provincial capital, Polokwane. The municipality said the suspension was in line with the disciplinary regulations for senior managers. “The move comes after she was served with a notice of intention to suspend her, which gave her an opportunity to make written representation to council as to why she should not be suspended,” said mayor John Mpe in a statement on...