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 an onerous mandate requiring our best efforts
Development-oriented municipalities and institutions of traditional leadership that deliver sustainable quality services to communities in an integrated, responsive and accountable manner.
To co-ordinate support through government spheres and partnerships to municipalities and institutions of traditional leadership to fulfil their developmental mandates, for a better quality of life for all communities.
Innovation, Transformative , Professionalism, Equality, Highest ethical standards, Staff our greatest assets, Responsiveness
MEC WILLIAMS CONVEYS HIS HEARTFELT CONDOLENCES ON THE PASSING AWAY OF COUNCILLOR GQOMO OF O.R TAMBO MUNICIPALITY
The MEC for the department of Cooperative Government and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Zolile Williams has learnt with shock about the passing away of Councillor Nkosifikile Gqomo after a short illness. The MEC wishes to convey his words of condolences to the family,...
The Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) will hold a two-day launch event of Ward Committees in Gqeberha this week. This launch will be graced by the presence of Municipal Speakers, traditional leaders amongst the invited guests. MEC...
The MEC for COGTA in the Eastern Cape, Zolile Williams has noted the worrisome political changes in Nelson Mandela Metro Municipal (NMMM) Council as these continue to destabilise the institution. The MEC said it is in his interest to see stability restored in the...