Mongu Municipal Council this morning held a Special Council Meeting. The meeting was called through a petition as provided for by Local Government Act No. 2 of 2019.
The meeting was to discuss the conduct of the Mayor in regard to lowering the integrity of the Council, misuse of council property and abuse of position and privileges.
After a heated debate, it was resolved to suspend His Worship the Mayor, Nyambe Muyumbana for 6 months.
This was done in accordance with the Standing Orders of the Local Government Act No. 2 of 2019.