Office of the MEC

To provide political direction and set policy priorities for intervention and play an oversight over the Department to ensure alignment to its mandate and mainstreaming the needs of vulnerable groups.

Honourable MEC

Zolile Williams

Chief of Staff

Mr. Nkoliso Mbaleki


  • Oversee municipal governance and support services, district co- ordination and public participation.
  • Oversee municipal planning, basic development and disaster management service.
  • Ensure the transformation of the institutions of traditional leadership & democratic structures of governance.
  • Manage and oversee the provision of departmental finances.
  • Oversee the provisioning of corporate management services.
  • Facilitate, coordinate and integrate strategy and systems services.
  • Manage and oversee the provision of internal audit services.
  • Manage the implementation of risk, anti-corruption and integrity management.
  • Provide strategic and administrative support