North West Premier Job Mokgoro has tested positive for the coronavirus. Another MEC has also tested positive and is self-isolating.
The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, says she has learned with shock about the passing of North West CoGTA MEC, Mothibedi Gordon Kegakilwe. Kegakilwe died in hospital on Monday afternoon after testing positive for the coronavirus last week.
The MEC for Cooperative Government in North West, Gordon Kegakilwe has died of COVID-19 related complications.
The North West provincial government and the Mineral Council of South Africa have agreed on plans to curb the rapid increase of COVID-19 infections in the province’s mining areas.
An investigation into allegations of financial misconduct at the Delareyville-based Tswaing Local Municipality in the North West, has recommended disciplinary action against the municipal manager and the Chief Financial Officer.