Single Whip  Clr Maria Matshaba

Single Whip, Clr Maria Matshaba

Phone: 014 555 1300

Fax number:014 555 6454

Email:chiefwhip@moseskotane.gov.za

The Chief Whip’s role is to maintain and deal with all political parties, it be within the governing party and those outside the ruling party and to ensure that he/she build relationships with all political parties. Like the Mayor and the Speaker, she/he also has roles and responsibilities which are as follows:
• “Whippery” is the key function played for political parties within Council
• He/she is Single whip for all councillors – political parties and the member of Council Whip’s Forum;
• To deal with issues that could hamper constructive relations within Political Parties represented on Council;
• To act as an interface between the Speaker, Executive Committee and the Mayor;
• To provide a thorough understanding of Council and its Committees and to support successful communication and decision-making;
• To oversee equitable representation on the different Council Committees;
• To ensure that Council Committees meet regularly and contribute constructively to the business of Council and
• To chair the Section 79 Disciplinary Committee.

Office of the Chief Whip - Organogram

Office of the Chief Whip – Organogram

 

Office of the Chief Whip
  1. Adherence to Code of Conduct and Rules of Order
  2. Caucus Management