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Minister Zweli Mkhize to Host Committee to Deal with Maluti-a-Phofung Troubles as it Meets for the First Time

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The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Dr Zweli Mkhize will tomorrow, 15 November 2018, host the first meeting of the Maluti-A-Phofung Consultative Committee established to finalise a recovery plan for the municipality. The committee has been established as a result of the recent court settlement in which the litigants accepted a co-operative governance […]

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Minister Mkhize to Meet the National Khoisan Council

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The Minister for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Dr Zweli Mkhize, will meet with the National Khoisan Council (NKC) on 17 November 2018 in Bloemfontein. The meeting with NKC is important as our constitution recognises the institution, status and roles of traditional leadership. The NKC is a non-statutory representative body that consist of 25 […]

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Minister Mkhize to Lead the Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMTT) on Electricity Reticulation to Update the Standing Committee on Public Accounts  

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The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Dr Zweli Mkhize will lead the Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMTT) on Electricity Reticulation to update the Standing Committee on Public Accounts about plans to resolve the impasse between Eskom and the affected municipalities. The meeting follows the one that was held on 14 June 2018, where the […]

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Minister Mkhize Convenes the 4th MINMEC Meeting of 2018

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The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Dr Zweli Mkhize will tomorrow, 09 November 2018 convene the 4th CoGTA MinMec meeting of 2018. The meeting comes at the time when Minister Mkhize is embarking on a process to turn around distressed and dysfunctional municipalities. To this effect, MinMec will be seized with the […]

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COGTA Provides Progress to Select Committee on Undertakings Made

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Today, the Deputy Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs department Mr Obed Bapela gave the National Council of Provinces Select Committee on Petitions and Executive Undertakings an update on undertaking made before the NCOP by the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs on 4 May 2016. Following were the undertakings and the update […]

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Deputy Minister Nel to Attend the SAPOA Board Meeting

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The Deputy Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA), Mr Andries Nel will attend the Board meeting of the South African Property Owners Association (SAPOA) scheduled to take place as follows: Date: Wednesday 07 November 2018 Time: 10am to 11am. Venue: Paddock View, Hunt’s End Office Park, Wierda Valley, Sandton The meeting with the […]

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Minister Zweli Mkhize to Address Free State Local Government Lekgotla

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The Minister for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Dr Zweli Mkhize, will address the Free State Local Government Lekgotla tomorrow, 6 November 2018 in Bloemfontein. The Lekgotla has been organised under the theme of “Thuma Mina: Towards Functional Service Delivery Driven Local Governance”. Minister Mkhize visited the Free State in June as part of oversight […]