Maria Helena Langa
Maria Helena Langa has a degree in Management from the superior institute of business management in Mandlakazi. In 1997, she founded the MUCHEFA (Associacao Mocambicana para o Desenvolvimento da Mulher Chefe de Familia), where she still serves as president.
She was a municipal councillor for the small city of Mandlakazi from 1998-2003, and became president of the Mandlakazi city council in 2009. She was elected secretary of ANAMM Mesa and vice-president of the Rede Africana de Mulheres Autarcas in 2011, and re-elected president of the municipality of Mandlakazi in 2013.