National Council Resolutions – 04 December 2010

RESOLUTION OF THE IFP NATIONAL COUNCIL

Ulundi: Saturday 4th December 2010

The IFP National Council met in Ulundi on Saturday 4 December 2010, and adopted the following resolution.

1. DECISION ON OKHAHLAMBA COUNCILLORS

1.1 The National Council, having considered:

  • the matter of the three Councillors, namely BR Hlongwane, JN Shabalala and TM Masengeni from the Okhahlamba Municipality in terms of section 10.9 of the IFP Constitution;
  • that only these three Councillors out of a total of 16 decided to attend the National Council hearing as a demonstration of their loyalty to the National Council, risking threats against their lives; and
  • that they pleaded guilty;

the National Council found them guilty as charged and decided to impose the sanction of caution and discharge in terms of section

10.22(a) of the IFP Constitution.

1.2 The National Council, having considered:

  • the matter of the 13 Councillors, namely DS Ndaba, NG Buthelezi, MW Hadebe, I Asmal, SG Mabaso, MS Khumalo, MS Ndaba, TA Mazibuko, SB Zuma, KD Mathebula, NR Hlongwane, AG Nhlangothi and VR Mlotshwa from the Okhahlamba Municipality in terms of section 10.9 of the IFP Constitution; all of whom failed to honour the summons by the National Council and, in doing so, forfeited an opportunity to get a fair hearing; and
  • the evidence against these Councillors;
  • the National Council found them guilty as charged and decided to impose the sanction of expulsion from the Party in terms of section

10.22(g) of the IFP Constitution.