The Department is responsible for performing oversight and support to 61 municipalities and 294 Traditional Leaders and their institutions.


Desiree Nonhlanhla Qhobosheane is the Head of Department of the Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs.



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R7 Million Thusong Service Centre Brings Government Services Closer For Mondlo Residents
09 September 2015
The MEC for Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Nomusa Dube-Ncube together with the MEC for Agriculture and Rural Development Cyril Xaba officially opened the R7 Million Mondlo Thusong Centre, just outside Vryheid....View More
AU Chair Addresses Women in Leadership Dialogue
09 September 2015
“In order for Africa to develop, we must invest more in Education, modernize our Agricultural Sector and industrialise our Continent”...View More
Mandela Day Marathon 2015
29 August 2015
As one of the organisers of the annual Mandela Day Marathon, the KZN Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) congratulates the winners...View More
Auditor-General Rewards KZN COGTA with Historic Clean Audit
14 August 2015
The KZN MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) Nomusa Dube-Ncube has welcomed the Auditor-General’s audit outcomes for the provincial government departments for 2014/2015 which saw her department earning its first ever clean audit...View More
KZN COGTA Revives Ministerial Intervention at Indaka Municipality
03 August 2015
The KwaZulu-Natal Government takes a decisive action, aimed at bringing stability at the conflict ridden Indaka Local Municipality...View More
Ethekwini and Celebs Pay Homeage to Madiba in Style
18 July 2015
Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Nomusa Dube-Ncube and Ethekwini Mayor James Nxumalo led the celebrities including the cast members of Uzalo, Miss South Africa...View More
KZN Drought Interventions
15 July 2015
Government convened a high level meeting with key water stakeholders on the 14th July 2015, with the aim of coming up with possible solutions to the drought that is affecting the KwaZulu-Natal Province...View More
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