The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Dr Zweli Mkhize undertakes an oversight visit to Mangaung Municipality in the Free State Province on Friday, 22 June.
The Minister will meet with the leadership of the provincial government and municipalities on intervention programmes to support distressed and dysfunctional municipalities in the province. The purpose of the visit will be to identify and agree on critical and priority challenges for Ministerial intervention.
The visit forms part of the CoGTA Back to Basics programme aimed at building functional municipalities.
Engagements will be undertaken with the Mangaung Metro as well as the following nine municipalities identified as either being distressed or dysfunctional:
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