The Municipal Manager's Note

Municipal Manager
Mr. G.M. Sineke


He is a results driven kind of man. Mr Sineke loves procedures and working with knowledgeable people.

He is a loving family man, Married with four kids. He has a Masters degree in Organisational development and assessment.

His favourite quote is “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader”

As the head of administration and the accounting officer of the municipality, the municipal manager is responsible and accountable for :

  • Municipal Transformation and Organization
  • Basic Service Delivery
  • Local Economic Development
  • Municipal Financial Viability and Management; and
  • Good Governance and Public Participation.

The Municipal Manager provides leadership and direction through effective strategies, in order to fulfill the objectives of local government which are provided for in the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, and any other legislative framework that governs local government.

At Ubuhlebezwe Municipality we uphold the values of integrity and honesty, promoting a culture of collegiality throughout the municipality by delegating duties and rewarding excellence. We also strongly adhere to the Employment Equity policies and ensure that our staff complement has a fair representation in gender and race.


Chief Financial OfficerMrs U.P. Mahlasela
Corporate ServicesMr M.E. Mkhize
Infrastructure Planning and DevelopmentMS. S Buthelezi
Social DevelopmentMs N.N.F. Buthelezi


Mrs Ndlovu, who was employed as the IDP/ PMS Manager at Ukhahlamba Municipality,  is employed as the IDP/ PMS Manager for the Ubuhlebezwe Municipality.


In her respective position, she is responsible to ensure that the Municipality complies with relevant Legislations guiding the performance of the Municipality and to give strategic support in terms of development of the municipal area.


Her favourite quote is: “Our greatest enemy is ignorance”


She has a:

  • National Diploma in Municipal Administration
  • NQF Level 8 in IDP
  • Certificate Programme in Municipal Finance (CPMD)

Mrs N. Ndlovu

Manager: IDP/PMS

Ms N Mthalane

Manager: Internal Audit

Ms Mthalane has a Bcom degree with majors in Financial Accounting, Auditing, Taxation and Management Accounting, she worked at Emadlangeni Local Municipality for almost 2 years as an Internal Auditor. She did training at Garth Lord & Associates Chartered Accountants (S.A.) for 3 years and continued with the firm as a Senior clerk(Auditing, Accounting and Taxation) for 3 years. 

The Internal Audit Activity is governed in terms of section 165 of the Municipal Finance Management Act No. 56 of 2003 (as amended) (MFMA) and by the Municipal Systems Act, No. 32 of 2000(MSA) which provides for the establishment of the Internal Audit Activity so as to regulate the function. 

Her favorite quote "Your attitudes and choices you make today, build the house you live in tomorrow, build wisely." 

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