On Tuesday, 8 May 2018, Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Dr #ZweliMkhize, addressed the annual Local Government Week which is hosted by the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) and South African Local Government Association (SALGA) at Parliament in Cape Town under the theme: “Land Use: Towards Integrated Spatial Planning.”
Dr Zweli Mkhizeâ€™s speech addressed various local government issues under the topic â€œMaking Local Government Sustainableâ€, such as:
Long-term financial sustainability of municipalities.
Spatial planning and transformation. Municipal revenue.
Local government political and institutional stability.
Local government partnerships for capacity building.
CoGTAâ€™s interventions and support to municipality.