Vicky Knoetze

Vicky Knoetze MPL

Matriculated in 2000 at Kempton Park High School. LLB-degree from Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (2005) and Masters Degree in Public Administration from Unisa.

Ward councillor in the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality (2001-2014)

Currently serving as an MPL in the Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature as DA Shadow MEC Roads and Public Works and Shadow MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs.

Chairperson of the DA’s Eastern Cape Disciplinary Committee on the Provincial Executive Council.

 


LATEST ARTICLES


THE Democratic Alliance in the Bhisho Legislature has accused three local councils of irregularly appointing municipal managers. They claim Intsika Yethu in Cofimvaba, Walter Sisulu in Aliwal North and Port St Johns local municipalities have irregularly appointed managers. DA shadow MEC for cooperative governance and traditional affairs (Cogta) Vicky Knoetze said the party was concerned by the alarming rate of these allegedly irregular appointments. “In a response to oral questions …


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FAILURE OF A MUNICIPALITY TO MEET ITS EXECUTIVE OBLIGATIONS IS JUST A FANCY WAY OF SAYING THAT A MUNICIPALITY IS FAILING THE PEOPLE. Service delivery must be the number one priority of the Department of Local Government. The Department must ensure that the letter of the law is followed by all municipalities in terms of their executive functions. Honourable Deputy Speaker, honourable premier, honourable members and guests, good morning. Honourable …


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INCREASING ACCOUNTABILITY IN PPPs Poor planning and underspending negatively affect service delivery. Stricter Compliance is needed in Supply Chain Management Processes. Honourable speaker, honourable premier, honourable members and guests, good morning. Honourable Speaker, in examining the report of the DRPW it becomes more and more evident that there needs to be a focus on improving planning in the Department as poor planning leads to under- or overspending and this, in …


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The controversy surrounding the number of alleged irregular appointments of Municipal Managers in the province needs to be cleared up as a matter of urgency. Cadre deployment and corruption-free government are polar opposites.  The DA stands for good governance and has zero tolerance towards corruption. There should be no margin for error in appointing key positions. The MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta), Fikile Xasa must, as a …


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The DA wants answers about the appointment of former Nelson Mandela Bay Metro Municipal Manager Vuyo Mtlokothi in a top job in the Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs in Bhisho. For a voice clip in English, click here:  DA in Bhisho wants further investigation into Vuyo Mtlokothi’s Bhisho appointment as deputy director-general (English) For a voice clip in Afrikaans, click here:  DA in Bhisho wants further investigation into …


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