Seven fired ANC deployed Mayors refuse to step down. They vowed to take the Provincial Task Team to court. The PTT decided recall seven mayors including four who invested municipal money at VBS Bank.

DR Ruth Segomotsi Mompati mayor Boitumelo Mahlangu, Madibeng mayor Jostine Mothibi, Moretele mayor Andries Monaheng and Mahikeng mayor Betty Diakanyo were axed due to their involvement in the VBS mutual bank investments. Maquassi Hills mayor Noni Kgabi and Mamusa mayor Aaron Motswana will be fired for lack of good and clean governance.