Prior do his election as Mayor, he served as the member of mayoral committee (MMC) for finance under his predecessor, Geoff Makhubo who died from COVID 19 complications. Matongo was a member of the African National Congress comity.
Matongo had served as mayor for slightly more than a month. Earlier that day he had campained in Soweto with President Cyril Ramaphosa and Gauteng premier David Makhura ahead of the local government elections scheduled for 1 November 2021.
Matongo and his beautiful wife ate blessed with six children two boys and four girl
Matongo left his family in sorrow South Africa will miss him as he left a legacy for his children my condelences to his family may they find peace.
Rest in peace Jolidee Matongo
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