Executive Council

Mr. Mandla Tibane - Chairperson
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Mr  Mandla Tibane is the current chairperson of the college council with effect from 05 June 2014. Now is the 2nd Deputy Provincial Secretary of the SACP Mpumalanga Province, Provincial Chairperson of the Financial Sector Campaigns Coalition, and Provincial Organising Secretary of the YCL Mpumalanga. He previously worked as the PA to the Executive Mayor of Steve Tshwete Local Municipality from 2009 – 2011, ANC Councillor at Nkangala District Municipality from 2000 -2005, ANC Ward Councillor in Thembisile Municipality from 2005 - 2010.

He Graduated at University of the Witwatersrand, Faculty of Commerce, Law and Management and obtained NQF Level 6 [First three-year degree & higher diploma] in Management Development the content of this course covered: Leadership, Legislative Environment and Policy, Financial Reporting and Performance Management, Supply Chain, Risk Management, Budget and Implementation - 2012. He has a National Certificate in Construction Contracting from CETA, Civil Engineering specialized in Quantity Surveyor with INTEC in 2010. He is a member of Association of South African Quantity Surveyors since 2011, and South African Institution of Civil Engineering since 2010.

Ms Nomusa Kininda - Deputy Chairperson

Ms Nomusa Kininda is the deputy chairperson of the council and she is currently employed by the Mpumalanga Department of Education, Nkangala District as a Senior Education Specialist/ ICT Facilitator for Computers in Education. She was a teacher and a former Communication and Media Liaison Officer for the department. She also serves as a Spokesperson for the South African Communist Party in Ephraim Mogale District and a Google trainer for SchoolnetSA. She matriculated at Bonginsimbi Secondary School in 1989. She holds a BA degree, Higher Education Diploma from the University of Limpopo. She obtained a Professional Certificate in Government Communication and Marketing at Wits University in 2008.

She also obtained an Online Journalism and Development Communication A+B Certificates for Journalism and Media Studies at Wits University . During her studies at Wits University, she was awarded a Top Five Student Recognition Award in 2008. She holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Public Management obtained from Regenesys School of Public Management. She also studied a Junior Management Development Studies with University of Pretoria. In 2014, she obtained a Certificate in Monitoring and Evaluation with Distinction at Rhodes University. She recently presented a conference paper: “Developing appropriate models for Science Centres in Africa” in the Science Centre World Summit held in Belgium , Brussels on the 17-20 March 2014. She contributes most of her written work to Khoroni Newsletter, Wits Vuvuzela Online and her blog: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Nomusa Keninda is passionate about ICT in the classroom, Science, Media and Politics.

M. Thabo Mokoena - Council Secretary

M. Thabo Mokoena is the current secretary of the college council with effect from 05 June 2014.He matriculated at Ubuhlebethu Senior Secondary School in 1991, obtained a BA Degree in 1995, Higher Diploma - education in 1996, and Honours Degree - Education at Vista University. At UNISA in 2003 he completed a Labour Relations Management Certificate and in 2004 a Further Diploma in Education – Economic Science.

In 2007 he obtained a Certificate in Labour Law and in 2011 a Post Graduate Diploma in Economic Sociology from Wits University. He is currently working for COSATU Mpumalanga as a Provincial Educator/Organiser. He worked as an Educator in Kwa-Ndebele and IEC Election monitor in 1994. He served the ANC Branch Ward 2 as chairperson from 2002 until 2005 for DR JS Moroka and ANC Nkangala REC from 2008 until 2010 as additional member.

Mr. Cain Mabudutswane Maimela - Council Member

Mr. Cain Mabudutswane Maimela is an addittional member of council. Before joining the college, he worked as a Financial Accountant / Assistant Director: Finance at the NYDA (National youth Development Agency) in Pretoria where he worked for three years staring from 2008 until 2010.

Before joining the NYDA he worked for the Limpopo Province Department of Health (Mecklenburg Hospital) for three years as a State Accountant from the year 2006 to 2008. He is a graduate of Vaal Triangle Technikon wherein he completed a B-Tech Degree in Cost & Management Accounting in 2002 after a National Diploma in Cost & Management Accounting in the year 2001. Ratanang High School in Limpopo Province is where he obtained his Senior Certificate in 1997.