Free State Salga ready for national conference

The South African Local Government Association (Salga) in the Free State say they are well prepared for the upcoming national conference to be held in Johannesburg from 28 November until 1 December 2016.

Provincial Executive Officer of Salga in the Free State Zamoxolo Futwa says some of the issues they are taking to the national conference include the funding model for local government and issues that include improving governance structures of both Salga and local government, under the institutional capacity proposal.

Futwa says the province will also be presenting amendment proposals for the constitution of Salga…

“We are also taking to the national conference specific proposal around ensuring that there is better structuring of our IGR system, to enable us to be able, as the voice of local government to improve our ability to represent our municipalities at both legal reforms and corporative governance areas.”

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