Office of the Speaker

Mr. GK Ngidi

Role of the Speaker

The Constitution and Municipal Structures Act requires that every Council elects a Chairperson, who is called The Speaker.

The aim of the Office of the Speaker is to structure the two functions of a Municipal Council, i.e. its legislative function and its executive function.

The Speaker presides at meetings of the Council and performs the duties and exercises the powers delegated to the Speaker.

These duties include:

  1. Ensuring that Council meets at least quarterly;
  2. Maintaining order during meetings; must ensure;
  3. Ensuring compliance in the Council and Council committees with the Code of Conduct of Councillors; and
  4. Ensuring that Council meetings are conducted in accordance with the rules and orders of the Council.



Ward Councillor Ward No. Date Venue Time
BJ Blose 7 08/03/2017 Mzamo CDC 08h00
NDC Maphumulo 2 08/03/2017 Nsuze CDC 12h00
RM Cele 3 08/03/2017 Waterfall 12h00
PS Shezi 15 08/03/2017 Johnny Makhathini 10h00
TM Masing 09 09/03/2017 Khanyisa Hall 11h00
ZS Mfeka 8 14/03/2017 Market Stores 10h00
M Mthethwa 11 14/03/2017 Sonkombo 09h00
VMR Magubane 17 14/03/2017 Mzunga Crech 09h00
M Ndlovu 12 15/03/2017 Thafeni Hall 10h00
LG Ngcobo 14 16/03/2017 Pholaphola 10h00
SB Sibisi 01 22/03/2017 Msonono 10h00
MK Nkosi 13 22/03/2017 Lihlithemba 11h00
M Ngidi 10 23/03/2017 Maqokomela 10h00
LZ Makhanya 18 23/03/2017 Makhuluseni  
DM Goqo 16 24/03/2017 Cibane 10h00
PS Goba 19 24/03/2017 Sgedleni 10h00



Ward Date Time Venue
1-10 28/03/2017 10h00 Nsuze Sport Field
11-19 31/03/2017 10h00 Hlophe Sport Field