Whip of Council: Ms Mapaseka Molaba

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.
The Council Chief Whip’s role spans both the political and administrative domains of the Council, with the emphasis on the political aspect. A Council Chief Whip is to ensure that relationships are constructive and focused on the key issues at hand.