By: Angie Nkuna

GIYANI- After numerous unsuccessful attempts to fill the municipal manager position at Greater Giyani Municipality (GGM) since it became vacant in 2014 has been finally filled out.

Mkhacani Maxwell Chauke has proved to be the right person for the position as municipal manager on a five-year contract with effect from the 02 of January 2018.

GGM’s spokesperson, Steven Mavunda said ” Chauke brings with him a wealth of knowledge and most needed experience to take the municipality to the next level.

“With the council having already filled several director positions such as that of the Corporate and Shared Services, Community Services and Chief Financial Officer, the Municipal Manager will not be short of a team to help him deliver on his constitutional mandate.

“The council wishes him well in his endeavour to improve service delivery and accountability in the day to day running of the municipality.” Concluded Mavunda.