MEC Bongi Sithole-Moloi has been appointed as the Member of the Executive Council for the Departments of Arts & Culture and Sport &Recreation.
In 2000 MEC Sithole-Moloi made headlines when she became the first woman to be appointed mayor of the uMgungundlovu District Municipality.
MEC Sithole-Moloi was later appointed as chairwoman of the Royal Household Portfolio Committee in the KZN Legislature.
MEC for Arts, Culture, Sport and Recreation, Bongi Sithole-Moloi, has encouraged sport federations in KwaZulu-Natal to work closer with her department in order strengthen programmes for the development of talented athletes in the Province.
MEC Sithole-Moloi says her vision is to see more talent from grassroots level being exposed and developed to the highest level to ensure that KwaZulu-Natal supplies the largest pool of talent for provincial and national teams.