Moses Kotane Local Municipality re-absorbs officers

Mogwase- On the 01st July 2020, MKLM re-absorbsed 14 Traffic officers /law enforcement through a 12 month EPWP program.

The program is going to run for 12 months period and will end July 2021.

Chief Traffic Mr Molwantoa stated that, the primary role of re-absorbtion is to ensure that there is enough manpower so that MKLM by-laws are implemented.

  • ensure that there is compliance in revenue enhancement.
  • compliance on law enforcement visibility.
    -They will also enhance the capacity and performance of the Traffic unit.
    They will work hand in hand with traffic officers who will monitor and supervise them on daily basis.

Chief Traffic Mr Molantoa concluded by urging them to stay focused, work hard and stay away from corruption, because it will destroy them and their reputations and impact negatively on the brand and image of the municipality.

Head of Department for LED Ms Ridah Madikela welcomed the traffic officers and stated that the EPWP is a government initiative aimed at poverty alleviation by providing short to medium term work opportunities to the poor and unemployed people. With this program, it will ease the burden of high rate of unemployment within Moses Kotane.

Director of LED Ms Madikela concluded by encouraging traffic officers to work hard and take the opportunity with both hands.