The Sedibeng Mayoral Awards 2014 30 May 2014

In a glittering event that followed the State of the District Address, the 3rd Annual Mayoral Awards was held at the Vereeniging City Hall. The event was graced by a host of dignitaries from the world of business, sport, politics and the clergy. The programme was jointly directed by popular TV personality Leanne Manas and Local Radio Disc Jockey Molamu Makola. In a rousing performance that brought the audience to its feet, South African singing sensation Yvonne Chaka Chaka rendered a stunning musical performance that will long be remembered. In presenting the Mayoral Wards, the Executive Mayor, Cllr. Mahole Mofokeng urged the people of Sedibeng to strive for excellence and continue in their sterling efforts in making this region so rich and vibrant.

The full list of recipients of awards on the evening were as follows:


Category Winner
BUSINESS Gary Immelman
BUSINESS CONTRIBUTION TO COMMUNITY BHP Biliton - Nomfundo Mqadi
EDUCATION Department of Education - Mrs Dorah Moloi
ACADEMIC

North West University for its Optentia  Research Project

ACADEMIC Vaal University of Technology for Skills Development in the Region
WOMEN’S AWARD BHP Billiton - Tshidi Nyama and Karabo Lekgothoane

PERSON WITH A DISABILITY

Mapule Moloto
WOMEN’S AWARD Ms Sinna Maboe
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

Mr Haroon Pochee

YOUTH AWARD

Young Women Emerge:
Flora Masekoane
Victoria Xhamela
Sarah Nomthandazo
Vuyokazi Ramokgopas

PERFORMING ARTS Gina Athans

COMMUNITY AWARD

Mkonto Andrew Moaweni
SPORTS AWARD Kgotoso Mokoena

COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP

Pastor Erling Van Wyk