Employees of the City of Tshwane, except for those banking at Absa, have not received their salaries for September this morning as they expected.

The City which has been struggling to pay Eskom and is facing the disconnection of electricity services as a result, however, denies being at fault.

The administration is in contact with the other banks and expects payment to be made before midnight tonight, according to City spokesperson Lindela Mashigo.

Finance MMC Peter Sutton sent the following message to staff this morning: