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Local Government to get Basics Right

President Jacob Zuma will convene a Presidential Local Government Summit to agree on an urgent action plan to strengthen local government by getting the basics right.

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Steve Tshwete Municipality: A Beacon of Hope for Efficient Local Governance

In 1994 Middleburg (Mhluzi), as well as Hendrina (Kwazamokuhle) merged to form the Transitional Local Councils. In 2001, the country was demarcated so that every piece of land fell within the jurisdiction of a municipality.

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What is the National Development Plan?

The National Development Plan is a plan for the country to eliminate poverty and reduce inequality by 2030 through uniting South Africans.

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Latest News

  • Local Government to get Basics Right +

    President Jacob Zuma will convene a Presidential Local Government Summit to agree on an urgent action plan to strengthen local Read More
  • Mooi Mpofana Municipality Dissolved +

    The Mooi Mpofana municipality in Mooi River has been dissolved and its 7 councillors have been relieved of their duties, Read More
  • Call for Public Servants to Roll Up Sleeves and Serve +

    South Africa’s public servants have been encouraged to roll up their sleeves and ensure that delivery systems and infrastructure is Read More
  • Team Sent to End Mooi River Protest +

    Pretoria - A high-level rapid response team has been sent to the Mooi Mpofana Local Municipality to end the protest action, Read More
  • What are the Different Types of Boundary Re-determinations? +

    The Municipal Demarcation Board undertakes three broad types of municipal outer boundary determinations where the criteria are applied deferentially and Read More
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