Deputy Executive Mayor


Cllr. Thokozile Sokanyile

047 501 6400 / 082 447 3094

Postal: Private Bag X6043, Mthatha, 5100
Physical: Magwa House, Myezo Park, Mthatha 5099

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The Council Chief Whip is responsible for administering the whipping system that ensures that members of the party attend and vote in the council as the party leadership desires. The Office of the Chief Whip was established to create synergy and to maintain discipline among Councillors from various Political Parties.
The Role of Council Chief Whip covers both the political and administrative domains of the Council with emphasis on the political aspect.
The Council Chief Whip has to ensure that the relationship between political parties
is constructive and focused on key issues that aimed at improving service delivery to O.R. Tambo Residents.