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KZN MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) Nomusa Dube-Ncube has conveyed her condolences to the Zungu family in the King Cetshwayo district municipality where a family member was electrocuted and died while another has been hospitalised when a tree fell onto electricity wires. “This tragic incident which took place on Saturday is yet another reminder […]

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KZN Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) is taking stock of the two days of heavy rain and strong gale force winds that have caused numerous weather-related incidents across the province. The department is also embarking on a clean-up operation to ensure that life throughout KZN returns to normal. Over the weekend KZN […]

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  The KZN Provincial Government has welcomed the swearing-in of members and peaceful election of office bearers of the new Provincial House of Traditional Leaders. These elections saw the incumbent Chairperson Inkosi Phathisizwe Chiliza re-elected unopposed to retain his position and uNdlunkulu waseMatheni Inkosi Thabisile Zulu elected as the first ever female to co-chair the […]

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Institutional Capacity

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Short biography of Nomusa Dube-Ncube.

Before being the MEC in this department Nomusa Dube-Ncube served in various leadership roles.

She was the Mayor of the North Central Local Council before this local authority of Durban was amalgamated with several others to form what is now a bigger municipality known as the eThekwini Municipality (Durban).

Subsequent to that, she was appointed the Speaker of the Municipality.

After a remarkable term as the Speaker, during which period she launched Women Youth Development and  a number of initiatives aimed at alleviating poverty, the ANC redeployed her to serve as Ambassador to the Czech Republic.

After that, she was appointed back home to serve as Chief Whip of the African National Congress in the KwaZulu-Natal provincial legislature.

Parallel to that, she was appointed as the Deputy Provincial Secretary of the African National Congress in KwaZulu-Natal. She holds a Masters Degree in Public Administration from the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

She is currently serving as the MEC for Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs.




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