Like the other eight provinces in South Africa, Eastern Cape is governed by a parliamentary system, with the premier of the province selected from the leadership of the largest party or coalition in the Eastern Cape Provincial Legislature, provincial legislature. The premier then selects the members of his Executive Council (South Africa), Executive Council (cabinet) from among his fellow MPLs; they are assigned to the different departments in the Government of the Eastern Cape, government, even though the departments' day-to-day business is run by the Heads of the Department (HOD), who are also appointed by the premier.Provincial Government
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