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Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs

Dr Nkosazana Clarice Dlamini Zuma currently serves as the Minister for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs as appointed on 29 May 2019.

Private Secretary: Mandisa Mbele
Email: mandisam@cogta.gov.za
Phone: 012 334 0702
Cell: 082 580 2213

Thembisile Phumelele Simelane-Nkadimeng was born in Bethal in the Mpumalanga province. She is the former Executive Mayor of Polokwane Municipality, and served as President of SALGA from 2019 to 2021. 

Private Secretary: Petronella Phasha
Email: petronellap@cogta.gov.za
Phone: 012 334 0746

Deputy Minister in the Presidency for performance Monitoring and Evaluation of the Republic of South Africa, since 24 October 2011 to 23 May 2014.

Private Secretary: Unathi Sityata
Email: unathis@cogta.gov.za
Phone: 012 334 0827
Cell: 079 325 4795

Ms Williamson has been in the field of Human Resources for the past 27 years. Her experience emanates from working in diverse industries including Manufacturing, ICT, Telecommunications, Public and Higher Education Sectors, where she held Senior and Executive Director roles in large corporates such as DaimlerChrysler, SARS, BMW South Africa, Vodacom, DHA and SRSA.

Personal Assistant: Zandile
Email: zandilez@cogta.gov.za
Phone: 012 334 0702
Cell: 060 844 0112

Deputy Minister in the Presidency for performance Monitoring and Evaluation of the Republic of South Africa, since 24 October 2011 to 23 May 2014.

Personal Assistant: Charlotte More
Email: CharlotteM@cogta.gov.za
Phone: 012 334 5859
Cell: 079 872 5996