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Deputy Minister Tau to launch the reimagined Community Work Programme (CWP) underpinned by Smart Partnerships for maximum impact

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Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA)  Deputy Minister, Mr. Parks Tau, will launch the reimagined Community Work Programme (CWP), focused on forging Smart Partnerships for amplified impact. Scheduled launches will take place on April 26, 2024, in West Rand District Municipality, and April 30, 2024, in Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality, under the theme “Mobilizing […]

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Government To Handover Essential Infrastructure To The People Of Maluti-A-Phofung

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The Deputy Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Mr. Parks Tau, Premier of the Free State, Mr. Mxolisi Dukwana and the Deputy Minister of Department of Water and Sanitation, Mr. David Mahlobo will be visiting the Maluti-a-Phofung Local Municipality. Also participating in the programme will be the MEC for COGTA in Free State, […]

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Minister Nkadimeng Officially Hands Over Wastewater Treatment Works To Zululand District Municipality, In Bhokwe – Ward 5, Abaqulusi Local Municipality

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The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA), Ms. Thembi Nkadimeng, together with MEC of COGTA in KZN, Ms. Bongiwe Sithole-Moloi, and AbaQulusi Local Municipality Mayor, Cllr SE Mkhwanazi, have ceremonially handed over the water reticulation treatment plant to communities in Ward 5 of the Abaqulusi local municipality in the Zululand District. The project […]

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Media Statement By The Minister Of Cooperative Governance And Traditional Affairs, Ms Thembi Nkadimeng At The COGTA Media Briefing On Disaster Grants

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Programme Director Members of the various media houses Distinguished attendees and Fellow South Africans Good Day Please allow me to first appreciate all of you for availing yourselves as we provide an update on the details of the funds released to municipalities for disaster interventions following the various floods that occurred in the provinces of […]

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Minister Nkadimeng to Release Details of the Municipal Disaster Response Grant Disbursed to Provinces and Municipalities for Disaster Interventions and Handover the Bhokwe Sewer Reticulation and Construction of the Wastewater Treatment Work

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To all media 05 April 2024 The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) will release details of the funds disbursed to Municipalities and Provinces for disaster interventions. The disbursed funds follows the classification and declaration of particular occurrences as national disasters in terms of Section 23(3) of the Disaster Management Act, 2002 (Act […]

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Minister Nkadimeng To Address Conference On The Impact Of The Upcoming Elections On Intergovernmental Relations

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The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Ms. Thembi Nkadimeng, is scheduled to address a conference on the impact of the upcoming general elections on Intergovernmental Relations organized by the National Research Chair in Multilevel Government, Law, and Development at the Dullah Omar Institute. Discussions expected at the Conference will include, but not limited […]

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Deputy Minister Tau To Deliver The Keynote Address At The Annual National Local Government Service Delivery Indaba

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The Deputy Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) Mr Parks Tau will deliver the keynote address at the Annual National Local Government Service Delivery Indaba. The Indaba serves as a crucial platform for stakeholders to engage in discussions surrounding the enhancement of integration in asset management across various departments within municipalities. With the […]

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Minister Nkadimeng Urges Communities To Take All Precautions As Tropical Storm Filipo Makes Landfall

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The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Thembi Nkadimeng urges communities in Mpumalanga, Limpopo, and Kwa Zulu Natal to be extra vigilant as the tropical storm Filipo makes landfall. The Minister has directed the National Disaster Management Center (NDMC) to work with all stakeholders to ensure the safety of communities that might be […]

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Deputy Minister Tau Participates in the NCOP Provincial Week Debate

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Deputy Minister Parks Tau has today participated in the NCOP Provincial Week Debate under the topic “The State of Provincial and Municipal Infrastructure in South Africa in advancing Sustainable Infrastructure for Enhanced Service Delivery to Communities”. During the session, the Deputy Minister provided updates on key COGTA initiatives, including: • Strengthening the coordination and collaborative […]