The newly appointed KZN MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) Mr Sipho Hlomuka has congratulated the newly elected mayor of the uMshwathi local municipality Cllr Mandla Zondi.
The appointment of Cllr Zondi follows the tragic passing of uMshwathi Mayor, Cllr Zandile Mbhele in February this year.
MEC Hlomuka has expressed his well wishes to Cllr Zondi and has committed the department of Cogta to working hand in hand with the Municipality to ensure that the significant service delivery gains that have been made by the municipality are continued.
The MEC has also expressed his gratitude at the responsibility that he has been given by the ruling party in leading such a key portfolio as Cogta.
For more information contact: KZN Cogta spokespersons Lennox Mabaso, 082 884 2403 or Senzelwe Mzila 082 474 1882.