Embattled eThekwini mayor Zandile Gumede will not return to work just yet as an ANC investigation into her is still incomplete, the party’s provincial secretary Mdumiseni Ntuli said on Wednesday.

Gumede is facing charges of fraud and corruption relating to a R208m Durban solid waste tender awarded in 2016, in which 62 other councillors have also been implicated. 

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