Media Room

All Media enquiries should be directed to Mr Makhosonke Sangweni
Assistant Manager: Media Relations
Tel: 016 950 6574
Cell: 071 350 1475
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Media Alert: Emfuleni Mayor to launch multi-million rand road rehabilitation programme

21 July 2016 - Members of the media are kindly invited to the Emfuleni Local Municipality's official launch of the Rehabilitation and Resealing of Tarred Roads.

Emfuleni's Executive Mayor, Cllr Mahole Simon Mofokeng will today officially launch the Phase 1 of the Municipality's multi-million rand road rehabilitation programme in Three Rivers, Vereeniging. Mayor Mofokeng will then visit two other sites, Vereeniging CBD and Bophelong, where the programme has started and engage with the media on the project.

Media Invite

15 July 2016 - On 18 July 2016 - The Executive Mayor of the Emfuleni Local Municipality Councillor Mahole Simon Mofokeng, Speaker and the Chief Whip supported by the Members of Mayoral Committee will lead the Municipality’s employees as they give 67 minutes of their time in support of international Mandela Day on Monday.

We have the honour of the presence of the honourable Sizakele Nkosi Malobane MEC for Gauteng Community Safety.

Media Invite: Emfuleni Council Sitting

04 July 2016 - The Office of the Speaker of Council extends an invitation to your media house to attend and to give coverage.

This is the last council sitting for the current councillors’ administration that got elected in the year 2011.

Media Statement: Emfuleni Mayor pays tribute to late selfless and humble Manana Kubheka,

Councillor Manana Kubheka17 June 2016 - The people of Emfuleni will always remember the late former Councillor Manana Kubheka as a humble, selfless, dedicated and committed servant of the people who was loyal to the end.

Those were the words of Emfuleni Local Municipality Executive Mayor, Cllr. Mahole Simon Mofokeng, when remembering the late Councillor, who served both the Sedibeng and Emfuleni Municipalities in various capacities in the past ten years.

Media Invite: Launch of Emfuleni Revenue Customer service centre and 2016 SOMA

10 June 2016 - As part of its commitment to the theme of Getting the Basics Right: Our Programme for Restoration, the Emfuleni Local Municipality (ELM) will on Monday 13 June be launching its Customer service centre.

Located in Vanderbijlpark, the Call Centre is expected to provide a link between the Municipality and its customers, log and resolve queries and ensure that there are proper facilities where payments can be made.

Media Invite: 2016 State of the Municipality Address

10 June 2016 - You are invited to join the Executive Mayor of Emfuleni Local Municipality, Cllr Mahole Simon Mofokeng when he delivers the 2016 budget speech. Under the guiding theme: “Getting the Basics Right: Our Programme for restoration”, the address will focus on the 2011-2016 Emfuleni’s overall performance, indicating achievements and challenges.

The municipality’s future plans for better service delivery will also be mapped out.

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