Office of the Speaker

Speaker of Dr. Ruth Segomotsi Mompati District Municipality, Cllr. Kgalalelo Sereko.


About office of the Speaker

  • Preside at meetings of the council
  • Performs the duties and exercise the powers delegated to the speaker in terms of Section 59 of the Local Government: Municipal System Act, 200 (Act 32 of 200)
  • Ensures that the council meets at least quarterly
  • Maintain order during meetings
  • Ensures compliance in the council and committees with the Code of conduct set out in Schedule 1 to the Local Government: Municipal System Act, 2000 (Act 32 of 2000)
  • Must ensure that council meetings are conducted in accordance the  Rules and Orders of the Council
  • To ensure the implementation and maintenance of effective resolution tracking
  • To ensure oversight over Council Committees
  • To ensure effectiveness of ward committees
  • Councillor support
  • Managing public Participation through ward committees, stakeholders forums, by-laws and enhancing public participation role of the Speaker



Office of the Speaker has 5 Staff members:

Acting Manager Office of the Speake: Tshepo Tebogo

Contact:079 171 9310, Email:


Public Participation Coordinators

Doreen Mariri                 : 072 928 5483 –




Manager in The office of the Speaker Mr. Mcedisi Majikela