Mzwandile Masina is the new Ekurhuleni Mayor

Mzwandile Masina has been elected as the new Mayor of the City of Ekurhuleni.

In the Mayoral chain at the city council's inaugural sitting, the ANC's Masina received 117 votes while the DA mayoral candidate Ghaleb Cachalia received 106 votes.

With 117 votes, Jongizizwe Dlabathi has been elected as the new Chief Whip of the city council, having received more votes than Tania Campbell's 107 votes.

Earlier, Patricia Kumalo was elected Speaker of the City of Ekurhuleni.

Masina takes over as Ekurhuleni Mayor from Mondli Gungubele.

Watch the SABC livestream of the City of Ekurhuleni inaugural sitting:

Read More
Broadening the taste of Khayelitsha's spinach revolution

Broadening the taste of Khayelitsha's spinach revolution

Espinaca Innovations founder Lufefe Nomjana describes how he has grown his bakery business which produces goods made from spinach.

Makhamisa keeps mouths open with its distinctly Mzansi sauces

Makhamisa keeps mouths open with its distinctly Mzansi sauces

Terence Leluma describes the entrepreneurial journey of Makhamisa Foods which has introduced a proudly South African brand of sauces.

Developing future leaders for a stronger Africa

Developing future leaders for a stronger Africa

The African Leadership Academy works to strengthen Africa by developing the next generation of leaders.

Adding quality and ubuntu to local healthcare

Adding quality and ubuntu to local healthcare

Dr Nthabiseng Legoete describes the work of Quali Health, which provides quality and affordable healthcare in Diepsloot.

Afro Botanics turning good hair into great hair

Afro Botanics turning good hair into great hair

Ntombenhle Khathwane describes Afro Botanics' growth as a business which produces quality natural hair products.

Right2Know Campaign broadening its fight to 'let truth be truth'

Right2Know Campaign broadening its fight to 'let truth be truth'

Busi Mtabane describes how the Right2Know Campaign has grown to become integral in South African civic action.