Where we govern


This is newly formed Modimolle/Mookgophong Local Municipality’s first term under DA coalition government. The Municipality’s vision is to be a leading municipality in Limpopo Province, providing quality services to all its communities by 2021; to have committed officials, striving to provide a safe and stable environment for businesses to prosper; and to be responsive to community needs. Already, the Municipality has put plans in motion to address the financial crisis it inherited from the previous administration, paying local and small creditors, and conducting a billboard audit.

Modimolle/Mookgophong's Success Stories

Meet the Mayor & Mayoral Committee Running Modimolle/Mookgophong Municipality

Marlene van Staden

Modimolle/Mookgophong Executive Mayor Marlene Van Staden has always been very interested in politics. Her mother had politics as a subject at university and the two of them always had hefty political discussions in their home. Marlene likes the way politics gives you an opportunity to make a difference in people’s lives. She joined the DA…

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News from Modimolle/Mookgophong

Taking LIM 368 Forward

Mayor van Staden on a visit to speak to farmworkers The DA led coalition in LIM 368 has been praised for the excellent work done in a short space of time since taking over the municipality that encompasses the former Modimolle and Mookgophong municipalities. A national NGO recently congratulated the coalition for the improvement in service…

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