Department: Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs

Contact details

Physical: 7 Government Boulevard, Building 6, Riverside Park, Mbombela, 1200
Postal: Private Bag X11304, Mbombela, 1200
Tel: 013 766 6087
Fax: 013 766 8252


The mission of the Mpumalanga Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs is to coordinate, support, monitor and strengthen an integrated cooperative governance system.

The Department's strategic goals are to: provide political strategic management, and administrative guidance and support to all the programmes of the Department; build a clean, effective, efficient, responsive and accountable local government; strengthen partnerships between local government, communities and civil society; ensure that municipalities meet the basic service needs of communities; strengthen the institutions of traditional leadership to fulfil their mandate; and exercise oversight and participate in the legislations of the Provincial Legislature.

Office Bearers/Management

Ms RM Mtshweni
Head of Department
Mr T Nyoni

Ms Refilwe Maria Mtshweni
Head of Department:
Mr TP Nyoni
Mr SEB Matsebula
Chief Directors:
Ms SS Kunene (Local Governance)
Mr H Magagula (Traditional Institutional Management)
Mr S Ngubane (Development and Planning)
Ms HG Shube (Corporate Services)
Senior Management:
Communications Officers:
Mr GP Mthethwa (Head: Communication)
Ms BL Nkosi (Media Liaison Officer)
Ms L Sombili (Parliamentary Liaison Officer)

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002016/172015/162014/152013/14
AUDIT OUTCOMEClean AuditClean AuditClean AuditClean Audit
Total Final Appropriationn/a478 365466 588427 789
Actual Expendituren/a476 080461 081399 359
Employee Compensationn/a341 175323 635297 683
Goods and Servicesn/a66 97182 28864 925
Capital Assetsn/a45 84532 34323 090
Unauthorised Expendituren/a---
Irregular Expendituren/a1 419--
Fruitless & Wasteful Expendituren/a1251023
Posts Approvedn/a849900922
Posts Filledn/a849883868
Sources n/a Annual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual Report

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