The mandate of this department is to ensure a Local Government system that is able to respond to the needs of the citizens. This is a onerous mandate requiring our best efforts
The House of Traditional Leaders in conjunction with the Chris Hani District Municipality will be unveiling the memorial monument of Nkosi Gecelo of Amagcina tribal authority. The event will take place as follows:
Place: CALA, Amagcina Tribal Authority: Mbenge A.A
Date: 22 September 2016
Time: 09 H00
For more information please contact Mr. Welile Jack 040 6091000/0825596183 or Ms Bongiwe Maseti 0717562319
The Integrated Councillor Induction Programme (ICIP) driven by South African Local Government Association (SALGA) in collaboration with the Eastern Cape Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) will be launched in East London this weekend. This is an accredited programme targeting 1 490 new cadre of Councillors who have joined the local government sphere after the 03 August 2016 Local Government Elections.
The ICIP programme is designed to prepare Councillors to understand how the local government sphere operates with a focus on their leadership roles, legislation applicable to Local Government, key municipal processes and developmental Local Government in general.
The five day programme which kick starts on Monday the 5th September 2016 focussing on Councillors in Buffalo City Metro and Amathole District Municipalities. From the 12 September to 07 October it will be rolled out to all other District Municipalities of the Eastern Cape Province.