Durban - The ANC KZN leadership's announcement of its mayoral candidates for various provincial municipalities including eThekwini (Durban) and Mgungundlovu (Pietermaritzburg) has been delayed.
The provincial office has called a media briefing for 11.30am on Thursday.
However, after over an hour waiting for the briefing to start, party provincial spokesperson Ricardo Mthembu addressed the media apologising for the delay.
"We apologise for the unforeseen delay. It's just that we are finalising a few municipalities hence the apology. We propose that the briefing to start at 1 pm," Mthembu said.
Thursday is the ANCs deadline to announce the party's candidates for the replacement of Mayors and their deputies in various troubled municipalities.