The Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs department under the leadership of MEC, Sipho Hlomuka last night scooped the MEC’s Recognition for Best Strategic Partner award in the Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) at the prestigious Komoso Awards which were hosted by the Provincial Department of Human Settlements under the leadership of MEC Neliswa Peggy Nkonyeni.
Speaking about the award, Hlomuka has thanked Cogta staff under the leadership of HOD Tando Tubane, under whose leadership staff-continue to excel towards excellence in the important task of supporting municipalities in implementing service delivery programmes. “The awards that we continue to receive bear testimony to the commitment of Cogta staff in serving our communities. We are very humbled by this award and vow to continue to pursue excellence in bringing services to our communities” said Hlomuka.
The glittering ceremony also saw local and district municipalities getting recognised for various programmes they have implemented that are under the EPWP programme.