According to the DA’s Mayor Mayor Msimanga, he said that his administration has been able to recover 3,000 of  the city’s assets which was either left or believed to have been lost;

“We established a cross departmental task team including TMPD to track down and verify assets”. To date we have tracked down & verified over 3000 belonging to the city”

“5 827 State employees were also removed which will allow for deserving residents to get access to the City’s services”

He also said that he will be requesting for an investigation into the city’s ghost workers, so as to know how much its losing from it;

“I will also be requesting an investigation into the ghost employees in the City to assess how much money is being lost”

“The City currently sits with a R2 billion deficit which we are in the process of rehabilitating and this takes time”