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Minister Zweli Mkhize Responds to Questions for Written Reply

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MINISTER OF COOPERATIVE GOVERNANCE AND TRADITIONAL AFFAIRS, DR ZWELI MKHIZE RESPONDS TO QUESTIONS FOR WRITTEN REPLY   NATIONAL ASSEMBLY QUESTIONS FOR WRITTEN REPLY QUESTION NUMBER PQ2018/02   Mr W M Madisha (Cope) to ask the Minister of Cooperative Governance and   Traditional Affairs:   What was the total amount in funding that the Western Cape provincial […]

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Minister Mkhize Addresses KZN Local Government Indaba

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Minister Zweli Mkhize addressed the first Kwazulu-Natal  Local Government Indaba which took place in Durban. Addressing the gathered delegates, Minister Mkhize emphasised the importance of incorporating values of integrity, selflessness and equality when delivering services or interacting with communities. “The values of integrity, selflessness and equality for all that Madiba espoused are some of the […]

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Minister Zweli Mkhize’s Address at the Kwazulu-Natal Local Government Indaba

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ADDRESS BY THE MINISTER OF COOPERATIVE GOVERNANCE AND TRADITIONAL AFFAIRS, DR ZWELI MKHIZE, at the KWAZULU-NATAL LOCAL GOVERNMENT INDABA, 23 March 2018, Durban     The MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Ms Nomusa Dube-Ncube and all MECs present Chairperson of SALGA, KZN Chairperson and Deputy Chairperson of the Provincial House of Traditional Leaders; […]

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Minister Mkhize Emphasises the Role of Local Government in the Energy Landscape

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The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Dr Zweli Mkhize delivered an address at the Local Government Energy Summit convened by the South African Local Government Association (SALGA) on 08 March 2018 in Sandton,  Johannesburg. Minister welcomed the summit as an important step towards achieving the goals we set ourselves of providing electricity […]

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Meeting of the Inter-Ministerial Task Team (IMTT) on Bulk Electricity and Water Accounts

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Meeting of the Inter-Ministerial Task Team (IMTT) on bulk electricity and water accounts

The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Mr Des van Rooyen convened the Inter-Ministerial Task Team (IMTT) on electricity on 13 February 2018 in Cape Town. The meeting today (13 February 2018) was convened to primarily receive and engage reports from various sectors, assess the levels of debts by municipalities to Eskom, Water […]

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CoGTA Minister Refutes Allegations by Business Day that he did not Answer Questions in the Portfolio Committee

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The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Mr Des van Rooyen noted with concern the wrong and misguided report by the Business Day Newspaper of 07 February 2018. The story is alleging that Minister failed to answer questions in the CoGTA portfolio committee held yesterday, on 06 February 2018. “As the Minister in […]