MEDIA STATEMENT ON THE NEW POLITICAL LEADERSHIP OF GOVAN MBEKI MUNICIPALITY

Govern Mbeki Executive Council 2016

“A Model City and Centre of Excellence”

MEDIA RELEASE

To:         All media

From:    Senior Manager in the Office of the Municipal Manager

Date:      22 August 2016

MEDIA STATEMENT ON THE NEW POLITICAL LEADERSHIP OF GOVAN MBEKI MUNICIPALITY

 

I am pleased to inform the community of Govan Mbeki Municipality that after the local government elections that took place from the 01st and concluded on the 03rd of August 2016, the people have spoken and their voice will be heard through the elected council that was sworn or affirm to office on the 18th of August 2016, this meeting was arranged in terms of section 29 (2) of the Municipal Structures Act.

At this meeting, the council elected the following full time office bearers:

  1. Speaker of council Cllr. Nhlakanipho Guyborn Zuma
  2. Executive Mayor Cllr. Noliqwa Flora Maboa-Boltman
  3. Chief Whip of Council Cllr. Philemon Doctor Mtshali
  4. Chairperson of the Municipal Public Accounts Committee Cllr. Cyril Vuyani Gwiji

During her acceptance speech, the honourable Executive Mayor Cllr. Noliqwa Flora Maboa-Boltman appointed the following members of her Executive Committee (MMC) in terms of section 60 of the municipal structures act:

  1. MMC Councilor for Community Services                  Cllr. Nomgqibelo Ethel Nkosi
  2. MMC Councilor for Corporate Services                     Cllr. Betty Bawinile Ndaba
  3. MMC Councilor for Finance                                         Cllr. Thembinkosi Abram Mtsweni
  4. MMC Councilor for Planning & Development          Cllr. Yvonne Thandiwe Ngxonono
  5. MMC Councilor for Technical Services                      Cllr. Sipho Antony Makhaye
  6. MMC Councilor for Special Projects                           Cllr. Thandi Portia Mtsweni

 

Issued by:

Bheki Kubheka

Senior Manager Office of the Municipal Manager

And Acting Head of Communications and Marketing

22/08/2016