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The current Executive Mayor

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Cllr Herman Philip Mashaba is the new Executive Mayor of the City of Johannesburg.

Mayor Mashaba was voted into office at the first sitting of the new council at the City Hall.

Cllr Mashaba received 144 votes, while his rival, former mayor Cllr Parks Tau received 125 votes. Cllr Kevin Wax is the new Chief Whip after receiving votes 146 to Cllr Solomon Mogase’s 123.

Herman Mashaba was born on August 26 1959 in GaRamotse, Hammanskraal, Gauteng. He founded cosmetics company, Black Like Me, in 1985 and served as its CEO until January 2004.

A consummate entrepreneur, he has investments in the property, financial services, insurance brokerage, bullet proof materials, private security, fuel distribution, global cleaning, facilities management and construction sectors.

Mayor Mashaba resigned his position as chairman of the Free Market Foundation to pursue a career in politics.

He is the author of two books: “Black Like Me” and “Capitalist Crusader”. Mayor Mashaba is married to Connie and they have two children, Khensani and Rhulani. He plays golf and tennis when he finds the time. He supports both Soweto soccer rivals Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs. 


Previous executive mayors

Parks Tau
Amos Masondo

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Last Updated on 13 January 2017