• MEC Mxolisi Simon Sokatsha

    Mr. Mxolisa Simon Sokatsha was born in Richmond in the Klein Karoo in the Northern Cape Province on 7 January 1965 and completed high school during 1984 at the Kuyasa High School in Dimbaza, Eastern Cape Province. Mr. Sokatsha holds the following post-matric qualifications: •    A Teachers Diploma obtained at the Cape College of Education, •    Two (2) Certificates in Legislature Development Programmes obtained at the University of Free State and the University of the Witswatersrand.......read more

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  • Roads Achievements

    02 June 2015

    The Department of Roads and Public Works is responsible for the maintenance and upgrading of provincial roads in the Northern Cape province. Over the past financial year we can without equivocation, share the following achievements:•    The successful implementation of Rooting out the Dust Programme such......read more

  • Public Works Progress

    02 June 2015

    New De Aar Hospital The New De Aar Hospital project comprises of a construction of a 158-bed hospital: 95 main hospital beds, 63 beds for the TB-unit. Construction of the Main Hospital is 70% complete and five of the six construction phases are complete. To......read more

  • EPWP - Rooting out the dust

    02 June 2015

    Rooting out the Dust is the Department’s intervention programme, initiated during 2009, aimed at assisting the province to create additional work opportunities through Labour Intensive Methods. The Programme entails targeting towns to eradicate dusty environments across all Northern Cape municipalities. For the year under review......read more


Budget Speech Entailing EPWP Projects

For the 2016/17 financial year, the province reported a total of sixteen thousand and thirty six (16036) work opportunities inclusive of the municipal and provincial spheres of  which  the Department of Roads and  Public Works  created  a  total  of  three thousand eight hundred and thirty......

  • HOD Kholekile Stanford Nogwili

    Kholekile Stanford Nogwili is born on 25 May 1967 and bred in the Northern Cape at now called Z.F Mgcawu District in Upington. He matriculated in 1987 in the Eastern Cape at Zimlindile High School. This were the period of the apartheid government total onslaught on the African people. Like many young people at the time, Mr. Nogwili activism in politics was revived and as a result went to Khaya College in Cape Town in......read more

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