Apr 24 2017

New Municipal Manager

Koukamma Welcomes Newly Appointed Municipal Manager

We are pleased to welcome Mr Pumelel0 Maxwell Kate into our fold as our new Municipal Manager effective 11 April 2017.

Mr Kate is well qualified to head the municipality and brings with him a wealth of government qualifications and experience.  He holds a Master’s Degree in Development Studies and over 16 years’ experience on Local Government.  Mr Kate has served most of his political and administrative career at Sarah Baartman District Municipality serving as an Executive Mayoral Committee Member and the last five years as the District Municipality’s Director of Economic Development. We are also fortunate that he also acted as the Municipal Manager of the amalgamated Ikwezi Local Municipality

After a vigorous selection process it was found that he has excellent credentials to serve as the MM of Koukamma Municipality and we appreciate his willingness to accept this appointment.


Mr Kate can be reached as follows:


Join us in wishing him a warm welcome and best of luck in his new appointment.