The Rustenburg Local Municipality Executive Mayor Cllr Mpho Khunou yesterday met with the Executive
Mayor of Mogale City Cllr Patrick Lipudi at the Rustenburg Civic Centre. The purpose of the meeting of the
two principals was to establish a partnership between the Local Municipalities. Both the Executive Mayors
reached a common ground that a twining partnership will assist in Local Economic Development through
the resuscitation of the Mogale City Rustenburg Corridor providing an economic link between Rustenburg
and Mogale City allowing for both job and business opportunities between the Municipalities.
Also, on the agenda was the Safe and Clean City campaign that deals with the eradication of human
trafficking, and drug trafficking within Rustenburg was also under discussion. The implementation strategy
that Rustenburg Local Municipality embarks on to ensure that these social ill`s are dealt with, providing
permanent solutions and to eradicate the scourge of drug traffickers and human traffickers within the city.
The Executive Mayor of Mogale City, Cllr Patrick Lipudi requested that the Directorate Public Safety, to
visit Mogale City and do a presentation to our fellow colleagues on the Safe and Clean campaign.
The partnership between the two municipalities will bring forth a more progressive and productive
working relationship between the two cities under the leadership of Cllr Mpho Khunou and Cllr Patrick
Issued by: Communications unit
Office of the Executive Mayor