Profile of the Mayor

 MKLM Mayor, Clr Ralesole Diale

Mayor Profile PicThe newly elected Mayor of Moses Kotane Local Municipality, Clr Ralesole Diale is not new to local government administration. Having held several leadership positions in the Moses Kotane Local Municipality Council since its establishment in 2000 with the second last as being the Speaker of Council in 2011 to 2016, Mayor Diale is better placed to lead the municipality to greater heights and retaining its rightful position of being the best municipality in the Province.

He is a family man, married to Ms Talita Diale.

On his leisure time, Mayor Diale prefers to spend his time watching current affairs news. A teacher by profession, Diale left his beloved profession to join politics with hunger and love to serve the people for them to enjoy the fruits of democracy and freedom that we live in today.

Mayor Diale has portrayed high level of commitment in community development by tirelessly serving the people of Moses Kotane Local Municipality.

His journey in local government started in 1995 when he was a member of the then Rustenburg TRC. He then joined the Moses Kotane Local Municipality in 2000 where he was deployed to be EXCO Member responsible for Infrastructure & Technical Services until 2006. Through his commitment and hard work, he continued serving the community and represented MKLM at the Bojanala Platinum District Municipality until 2011.

Following the 2011 Local Government elections, Diale took over as the Speaker of Council overseeing the administration of Council and public participation until 2016.

Local Government elections 2016 turned a new leaf of his deployment following his unopposed appointment as the Mayor of Moses Kotane Local Municipality in the fourth administration of local government.

His mind is set on ensuring that the lives of the people of Moses Kotane Local Municipality are better than they were before through local economic development and excellent service provision. The focus of his term of administration is on infrastructure development that is geared towards economic development, tourism attraction, and reduction of unemployment amongst key pillars. The road seem clearer for Diale to prosper and lead the municipality to be a better place for all its residents.