Media Statements
MEC Mashatile urges political leaders and other office-bearers to put the needs of people first - 08 August, 2017
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MEC Mashatile welcomes the adoption of the budget and IDP by Mogale City Council - 12 July, 2017
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MEC Mashatile declares war on crime and grime - 10 July, 2017
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MEC Mashatile shocked by the devastation of the fire at Cape York Building - 10 July, 2017
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MEC Mashatile encourages adherence to accountability and good governance principles - 22 June, 2017
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MEC Mashatile concerned about continued instability in Mogale City - 15 June, 2017
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Gauteng urban search and rescue teams on standby and ready to assist with relief efforts in Western Cape - 09 June, 2017
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MEC Mashatile concerned over safety of our children - 31 May, 2017
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Gauteng CoGTA concludes a 2-day gathering of traditional leaders the first of its kind - 18 May, 2017
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MEC Mashatile urges Gauteng residents to take extra care during the current cold weather in the province - 15 May, 2017
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Mashatile condemns disruption of IDP summit - 19 April, 2017
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AmaNdebele-Ndzundza-Annual-General-Meeting - 30 March, 2017
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Gauteng urban safety and rescue services geared for international standards classification - 22 February, 2017
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Mogale City meeting yields results-unlawful outcomes set aside - 27 January, 2017
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MEC Mashatile to intervene in the Mogale City CounMEC Mashatile to intervene in the Mogale City cil’s unfortunate incidents - 16 January, 2017
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MEC Mashatile visits Soshanguve schools - 12 January, 2017
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Gauteng CoGTA hosts first ever Fire Conference in Africa - 10 November, 2016
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Gauteng citizens warned to urgently save dwindling water resources - 01 November, 2016
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Amandebele Ba Lebelo celebrate heritage - 24 October, 2016
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MEC Mashatile congratulates Councillor Parks Tau - 24 October, 2016
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Gauteng Provincial Disaster Management Centre commemorates annual International Day for Disaster Reduction - 20 October, 2016
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MEC Mashatile condemns the violent interruption of the council sitting in Tshwane - 28 September, 2016
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Gauteng Department of Human Settlements to engage with police to curb vandalism and land invasions - 13 September, 2016
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MEC Mashatile meets newly appointed Gauteng Executive Mayors - 07 September, 2016
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MEC mashatile thanks Gauteng voters for peaceful elections - 05 August, 2016
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MEC Mashatile visits victims of shack fires in Alexandra - 07 July, 2016
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Gauteng province adopts a zero tolerance stance on death of initiates and the operating of illegal initiation schools - 24 June, 2016
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MEC Mashatile congratulates local government in Gauteng - 02 June, 2016
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Budget Vote Media Statement 24 May 2016 - 25 May, 2016
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Government needs partners not capturers– MEC Mashatile - 01 April, 2016
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SAVEWATER campaign successfully launched in Gauteng - 20 November, 2015
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MEC Jacob Mamabolo meets Emergency Management Services - 18 November, 2015
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Indegent policy there to assist those who do not afford to pay for basic services - 08 May, 2015
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Attacks to foreign National in Gauteng Privince - 20 April, 2015
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Amandebele ba Lebelo hold their Annual General Meeting 19 April 2015 - 20 April, 2015
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GPG to form a task team to tackle service delivery issues in Cosmo City , Zandspruit and Itsoseng - 01 April, 2015
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MEC concludes Emfuleni (Sedibeng) community leadership engagements on a high note - 09 February, 2015
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MEC Mamabolo condemns EFF’s tactics of using democracy for their violent agenda - 05 February, 2015
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MEC launches Gauteng Water and Sanitation Forum - 02 February, 2015
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MEC Mamabolo supports launch of a New Paperless Education System in Gauteng - 15 January, 2015
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MEC successfully launched the Service Delivery Improvement Plan in Bekkersdal - 03 December, 2014
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MEC Mamabolo condemns violence in Lehae and calls for protestors to come to the table - 23 September, 2014
Following the violent protests that erupted in Lehae, outside Lenasia earlier this morning, Gauteng MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, MEC Mamabolo expressed his dismay at the trail of violence.
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MEC reinstates Tshwane Councillor - 17 September, 2014
An investigation initiated by Gauteng MEC for Human Settlements and Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Jacob Mamabolo to probe allegations of misconduct against a Tshwane Ward Councillor.
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Amandebele ka Ndzundza commemorate their King - 10 September, 2014
As part of the Heritage Month celebrations, Gauteng Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs honored commemorations of King Nzunza of the Amandebele Ndzunza Sokhulumi. <br>&nbsp;
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Conference adopt a resolution to take a tough stance against violent protests - 03 September, 2014
Ward Councillors from all Gauteng municipalities have expressed gratitude at the opportunity to meet amongst themselves for the first time to discuss issues concerning them. <br>&nbsp;
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Conference takes a tough stance against violent protest - 02 September, 2014
The two-day Gauteng Councillor Conference took a strong position against violent service delivery protest actions and the threat to the safety of Councillors.
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COGTA hosts the first Gauteng-wide Provincial Ward Councillors’ Conference - 28 August, 2014
Gauteng Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs will on Monday the 1st and 2nd of September host a Gauteng-wide Provincial Ward Councillors’ Conference.
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Effective support to municipalities and Councillors is key to enhanced service delivery - 28 August, 2014
The one certain way in which we will succeed in improving the quality of life for people of Gauteng is by enhancing the service we deliver to them.&nbsp;
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Public Participation-Building and fortifying unity between Ward Councillors and communities in Gauteng - 27 August, 2014
Lately, there has been a significant increase in the number of community uprisings that seek to get government’s attention.
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MEC Mamabolo urge calls for caution and safety precautions at building sites - 19 August, 2014
Gauteng MEC for Corporative Governance and Traditional Affairs, MEC Jacob Mamabolo, extended his sincere condolences to the families and loved ones of the seven people who died.
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MEC Mamabolo sends message of condolence to the families of bodies recovered in Soweto building - 07 August, 2014
More bodies were recovered under the rubble in the Power Park building, Soweto, on Monday. Joburg EMS reported that about a month and two weeks after the building collapsed.
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A need for a New Development paradigm-MEC Jacob Mamabolo delivers his first Budget Speech - 29 July, 2014
Gauteng municipalities need a paradigm of development that places humanity at the centre, a development paradigm premised on the human factor and on the people we serve. <br>
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AmaNdebele Ndzundza Sokhulumi hold their Annual General Meeting - 28 April, 2014
AmaNdebele Ndzunza Sokhulumi Traditional Council held their annual general meeting (AGM) on Saturday the 26th of April 2014
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Gauteng Provincial Disaster Management Centre (PDMC) election readiness state - 24 April, 2014
With less than 12 days to go when the nation will go to the polling stations to cast their votes on 7 May 2014, the Gauteng PDMC is ready and prepared for any eventuality.
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Gauteng Provincial Government embarks on campaign to assist special voters with registration process - 17 April, 2014
To mark the end of the Special Voters Registration campaign, Gauteng Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Ntombi Mekgwe, visited the Vosloorus area in Ekurhuleni.
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Amandebele ba Lebelo hold their Annual General Meeting - 29 March, 2014
As it is happening almost everywhere in the country where there is Traditional Leadership, there are often misunderstandings and conflicts when it comes to who should actually take the role of the chieftaincy.
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Gauteng Provincial Fire and Rescue Services educates the community of Tshwane on water disasters - 20 March, 2014
Gauteng Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs’ Fire and Rescue Services through the Public Information and Education Relations (PIER) today held a safety awareness campaign in Nelmaphius, Tshwane.
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Gauteng Province recognizes the disabled community of Soweto - 05 March, 2014
As part of recognizing and celebrating rights of humans, people living with disabilities, CoGTA Provincial Disaster Management Centre (PDMC) today held an event to educate the learners on disaster reduction.
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Violent service delivery protests in Gauteng – MEC Mekgwe speaks - 10 February, 2014
Amongst the many things the late President Mandela fought for and eventually died for was for all South Africans to have the freedom of expression and the right to be heard.
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Not all doom and gloom for hailstorm victims - 03 December, 2013
MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs today visited Kagiso, West Rand to inspect the reconstruction and repairs of houses which were destroyed by hailstorm last week.
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Violence to stop in Bekkersdal - 16 October, 2013
Whilst the engagements and negotiations are taking place to resolve service delivery issues in Bekkersdal, all violence and damage to property must stop with immediate effect, said representatives from the Office of Human Settlements MEC Ntombi Mekgwe.
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Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs hosts service delivery summit in Ekurhuleni - 26 July, 2013
Gauteng Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Ntombi Mekgwe today hosted the last of the provincial service delivery summits in Springs Town Hall, Ekurhuleni.
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Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs department and City of Joburg commit to address infrastructure backlog - 23 July, 2013
City of Joburg Executive Mayor Parks Tau announced that the city will spend R30 billion to address the infrastructure backlog in the city.
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SAESI hosts an international Emergency Services Conference - 15 May, 2013
As part of reducing disasters in urban areas caused by improper construction of shacks very close to one another government must accelerate the process of formalising and eradicating informal settlements...
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Gauteng province conclude the Pre Winter campaign - 15 May, 2013
The community of Zandspruit informal settlement, north of Joburg today received Jozi safety kits as part of the culmination of the Gauteng Provincial Pre-Winter Awareness campaign
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