Office of the Premier

Contact details

Physical: Office of the Premier Building, Independence Avenue, Bhisho
Postal: Private Bag X0047, Bhisho, 5605
Tel: 040 609 6626
Fax: 040 609 6607 / 086 260 6718


The mission of the Eastern Cape Office of the Premier is to ensure responsive, integrated and sustainable service delivery to all in the Eastern Cape through strategic leadership, critical interventions and coordinated effective provincial government.

The constitutional mandate of the Premier provides the Premier and the Executive Council the authority over a province by implementing provincial legislation in the province; implementing all national legislation within the functional areas listed in Schedule 4, except where the Constitution or an Act of Parliament provides otherwise; administering national legislation outside the functional areas listed in Schedules 4 and 5, that which has been assigned to the provincial executive in terms of an Act of Parliament; developing and implementing provincial policy; coordinating the functions of the provincial administration and its departments; preparing and initiating provincial legislation; and performing any other function assigned to the provincial executive in terms of the Constitution or an Act of Parliament.

The strategic goals of the Premier are to coordinate institutional transformation of the provincial government towards the building of a developmental state; coordinate and integrate service delivery in the province; strengthen good governance, cooperative governance and public participation; and position the Office of the Premier as a strategic leader and effective centre of coordination of service delivery in the province.

Office Bearers

Mr PG Masualle
Director General
Ms M Mbina-Mthembu

Mr Phumulo Godfrey Masualle
Director General:
Ms Marion Mbina-Mthembu
Chief of Staff:
Lungelo Madlingozi
Senior Management:
Ms Matsidiso Oliphant (Personal Assistant: Director General)
Ms Nokwanela Zakhe (Appointments Secretary)
Communications Officers:
Mr Tobile Gowa (Media Liaison Officer)
Ms Mandisa Titi (General Manager: Communication)

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
AUDIT OUTCOMEFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedClean AuditClean Audit
Total Final Appropriationn/a486 347461 186400 954
Actual Expendituren/a450 691437 979394 616
Employee Compensationn/a193 186172 459158 708
Goods and Servicesn/a158 569156 579174 435
Capital Assetsn/a23 34016 36610 995
Unauthorised Expendituren/a---
Irregular Expendituren/a1 461--
Fruitless & Wasteful Expendituren/a---
Posts Approvedn/a465496461
Posts Filledn/a401370280
Sources n/a Annual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual Report

Public Entities

The information in this directory is supplied and/or externally sourced and is also subject to continual change. If you notice any errors or omissions, please contact us at so that we can correct them.
National Asphalt (Pty) Ltd
Independent Communications Authority of South Africa
South African Institute of Chartered Accountants
National Department of Transport