SASOLBURG - The Metsimaholo Municipality in Sasolburg has been placed under administration after disagreements and failure in the appointments of senior managers of the municipality. The MEC of COGTA, MPL Thembeni Nxangisa, made this announcement during a special council meeting held at the Council Chamber in Sasolburg. The Free State Executive Council made the decision to place Metsimaholo under administration in terms of Section 139(1)(b) of the Constitution. This has led to a lot of dissatisfaction and disruptions at the municipality which impacted negatively on service delivery. The Executive Mayor, Cllr Lindiwe Tshongwe, welcomed the administrative team led by the administrator, Mr. Tebogo Manele.
The team includes:
Mr. Tebogo Manele – Administrator Mr. Motsumi Mathe – Acting Municipal Manager Mr. Bennet Molutsi - Acting Director of Corporate Services Ms. Palesa Qulunga – Financial Advisor
Tshongwe said the Metsimaholo municipality remains resolute and committed to delivering effective basic services to the community of Metsimaholo and wants to assure them that the municipality will continue to do so.
PHOTO: (Metsimaholo Municipality)
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