About Us

Demographics

Demographics

Population
Unemployment rate (official)
Education (aged 20 +)
Household Dynamics

Management

Management

Mr. Gugu Mhlongo-Ntshangase’s leadership combined with the efforts and collaboration of all members of the Lekwa Municipality is responsible for the overall success of the Municipality. The Municipality is working together towards a common cause that benefits the people of our area.

Mayoral Committee

Mayoral Committee

Executive Mayor: Mr Lindokuhle Blessing Robert Dhlamini
Speaker: Ms Harriet Khota
Chief Whip: Ms Mapaseka Molaba

Whip of Council

Whip of Council

The role of the chief whip is to manage other members of the Council and of the party to ensure that its members maintain discipline and good conduct and specifically seeks to ensure that party members speak with one voice on matters of policy and strategies. Furthermore is to redefine, given that municipalities perform a dual role, encompassing both the executive and legislative domains.

Office of the Speaker

Office of the Speaker

The speaker presides as meetings of the council and preforms duties and excercises the powers delegated to the speaker in terms of section 59 of the Local
Government: Municipal Systems Act, 2000 (Act 32 of 2000); [Para. (b,) amended by s. 14 (a) of Act 51 of 2002,]

Executive Mayor

Executive Mayor

An executive mayor is entitled to receive reports from committees of the municipal council and to forward thesereports together with a recommendation to the council when the matter cannot be disposed of by the executive mayor in terms of the executive mayor’s delegated powers.