Cde Dr. Gillo Momo Lekane defined himself as a dedicated educator. He had previously worked for the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) where he taught Economic History and Development Studies (ECHS) both as mainstream lecturer and lecturer in the Industrial Working Life Programme (IWLP). Cde Gillo has also thought Research Methodology and Political Economy at the University of Zululand. Cde Gillo is a UKZN graduated who hold a master’s degree in Development Studies and a PhD in Economic History and Development Studies.
He is passionate about teaching and researching how the process of capitalist development have shaped and continue to shape people’s and communities livelihoods. Gillo serves the Workers’ College currently as the Head of the Education Unit.