HOD: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY SERVICES
Name: Mr Sbusiso Nzimande
Tel: 039 6882250
PA: Zoli Mnxati
Tel: 039 6882251/84
A former HOD of Community Service department at Ray Nkonyeni Municipality, Mr Sbusiso Nzimande has been appointed to head the newly- formed Department of Public Safety Services at Ray Nkonyeni municipality.
The department comes about as a consequence of the splitting of the erstwhile Community Services Department for better efficiencies. The new department will encompass Fire and Safety, Traffic Management, Policing, as well as Licensing Sections.
Mr Nzimande is a seasoned administrator who cut his teeth in the education sector. He has been an educator for over twenty two years, having risen through the ranks to be appointed Principal of Sithokozile Comprehensive High School in 2005, a position he has held until 2012.
Mr Nzimande is also a committed social activist who has played a significant role in local government and community structures in the Ethekwini region. He has also been an Audit Committee member of the Stable Theatre in Durban.
A seasoned scholar, Mr Nzimande holds several degrees in education, a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration as well as a Masters degree in Social Policy obtained from the University of KwaZulu-Natal.
He is married, and is blessed with two daughters.