Parks Tau appointed Salga chairperson

2016-10-05 21:24
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Johannesburg – The ANC on Wednesday wished Parks Tau well in his new position as Salga chairperson.

Tau’s appointment to the SA Local Government Association was a vote of confidence in his leadership following his term as Johannesburg mayor between 2011 and 2016, spokesperson Jolidee Matongo said in a statement.

He was recently appointed to the advisory board of the World Resources Institute, a global research organisation focusing on the environment and development.

“The ANC Greater Joburg Region wishes Comrade Tau the best in his new roles and we have confidence in his abilities to take South African cities and the continent to another level of development and prosperity on the global stage,” Matongo said.

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