The Bitou Council, at a meeting held on Friday the 16 October 2020, accepted the resignation of the Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Vincent Bongani Mkhefa. Mr. Mkhefa served as CFO since 2017. He will vacate this position with immediate effect and will take up another opportunity in Gauteng.
In the same meeting the Council approved the appointment of Mr. Ludolph Gericke as the Director for Planning and Economic Development. He replaces the long serving Mr. David Friedman who served his employment contract term.
Mr. Micheal Rhode, who served the Municipality as Director Engineering Services since 2018, has been appointed as the Head of the Project Management Unit.
The Bitou Council thanked Mr. Mkhefa and Mr. Friedman for their great service to the institution. We wish them all the best in their future endeavors.
Mr. Ludolph Gericke and Mr. Rhode, who are appointed from within the Municipality, knows the magnitude of the challenge facing them as they take up their new roles.
The Council welcomes them and hope that they will achieve success in their positions.
The Municipality will advertise the three vacant Director positions immediately.
Issued by the Bitou Municipality on Behalf of the Municipal Manager, Advocate Lonwabo Ngoqo
Last published 18 October 2020