Tshwane Mayor Williams Has New Team, Minus One

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Tshwane Mayor Randall Williams on Tuesday announced the new mayoral committee after weeks of haggling – but one position is yet to be filled.

“The MMC for Environment and Agriculture will be finalised in due course, in the meantime, I have asked MMC Dikeledi Selowa to act over this portfolio,” said Mayor Williams.

“This position will be finalised in January after we have concluded our Council meetings in the new year. I’m pleased to have a team of individuals that are fit and ready to serve the people of Tshwane.

“This team has been chosen after careful consideration as we take these appointments very seriously.”

The new mayoral committee includes:
MMC for Finance and Leader of Executive Business– Alderman Peter Sutton (DA)
MMC for Human Settlements – Cllr Abel Tau (Action SA)
MMC for Community Safety – Alderman Grandi Theunissen (FF+ Plus)
MMC for Roads and Transport – Cllr Dikeledi Selowa (DA)
MMC for Economic Development and Spatial Planning – Cllr Andre le Roux (ActionSA)
MMC for Health – Cllr Rina Marx (FF+)
MMC for Social Development and Community Services – Cllr Peggy de Bruin (ActionSA)
MMC for Corporate and Shared Services – Cllr Kingsley Wakelin (DA)
MMC for Utility Services – Cllr Phillip Nel (DA)

Mayor Williams said: “We will need to hit the ground running, as there is much work to be done.

“Furthermore, I’d like to assure our residents that I will hold the team to the highest standards, as this administration is truly committed to the principles of clean governance and ensuring quality service delivery.”