Nongoma Local Municipality (KZN265)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: PO Box 84, Nongoma, 3950
    Physical: Lot 103, Main Street, Nongoma
    Tel: 035 831 7500
    Fax: 035 831 3152
    Web: www.nongoma.org.za

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    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 2 182km²
    Description: The Nongoma Local Municipality is a Category B municipality situated within the Zululand District in the north of the KwaZulu-Natal Province. Located in the east of the district, the municipality has two secondary corridors, which run from Ulundi to Pongola and from Hlabisa to Vryheid.
     It is bordered by uPhongolo in the north, Ulundi in the south, the uMkhanyakude District in the south and east, and Abaqulusi in the west. It is one of the five municipalities in the district and has three tribal authorities, namely Mandlakazi, Usuthu and Matheni. It is the most populated municipality in Zululand.

    Cities/Towns: Nongoma
    Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture
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  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: IFP 22, ANC 13, DA 5, EFF 2
    Controlling Party: IFP
    Management information has been updated since the 3 August 2016 local government elections.
    Mayor: Sithembiso Christopher Mataba
    Other Members of Council: Sithembiso Christopher Mataba (Mayor, Exco and Chairperson: Finance Portfolio Committee), Bhekinkosi Welcome Zulu (Speaker), Angel Nokubekezela Xulu (Deputy Mayor and Chairperson: Social Services Portfolio), A N Ndabandaba (Exco Member and Chairperson: Technical Services Portfolio), S A Hlongwane (Exco Member and Chairperson: Corporate Services Portfolio), R Z Buthelezi (Exco Member and Chairperson: Planning and Development), B J Ntshangase (Exco Member), N M Mthembu (Exco Member), N G Xaba (Exco Member)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr Bonga Ntanzi
    Chief Financial Officer: Mr Mandla Mthembu
    Communications Officer: Mr Mpilo Sibiya (Communications Manager)
    LED Officer: Mr Sibusiso B Zulu
    Other Senior Management: Mr I R Barnes (Director: Social Services), M J Dladla (Director: Corporate Services), Mr S Mngoma (Director: Planning and Development), B E Dlamini (Technical Services)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
      20162011
    Population 211 892194 908
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 42.5%42.0%
    Population 15 to 64 53.2%53.2%
    Population over 65 4.3%4.8%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 87.888.0
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 86.083.2
    Population Growth
    Per annum 1.90%n/a
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) n/a49.3%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 n/a59.9%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 14.8%20.5%
    Matric 31.4%27.8%
    Higher education 8.4%4.8%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 36 40934 341
    Average household size 5.85.5
    Female headed households 60.3%60.5%
    Formal dwellings 35.7%64.6%
    Housing owned 69.1%62.8%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 1.9%4.5%
    Weekly refuse removal 1.1%4.3%
    Piped water inside dwelling 1.4%9.6%
    Electricity for lighting 86.4%63.6%

    Note: For information on methodology, sources and definitions please see Sources.

  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
    AUDIT OUTCOME n/aFinancially unqualified with findingsFinancially unqualified with findingsQualified audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates18 23014 72912 3207 646
    Service charges1 6851 6541 5151 568
    Investment revenue1 7981 138476535
    Transfers recognised - operational127 760101 32085 94275 393
    Other own revenue3 9633 6023 4162 645
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)153 437122 444103 67087 787
    Employee costs64 93249 56550 03240 924
    Remuneration of councillors11 55211 2779 8478 329
    Depreciation & asset impairment7 7749 72317 6248 448
    Finance charges472257368381
    Materials and bulk purchases----
    Transfers and grants97621113467
    Other expenditure51 15548 75845 28937 719
    Total Expenditure136 860119 791123 29495 868
    Surplus/(Deficit)16 5772 653(19 625)(8 081)
    Transfers recognised - capital47 50542 89158 13071 787
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions64 08245 54438 50563 706
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year64 08245 54438 50563 706
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure50 44336 683-65 384
    Transfers recognised - capital44 48835 040-64 362
    Public contributions & donations----
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds5 9561 643-1 022
    Total sources of capital funds50 44336 683-65 384
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets62 94231 92713 17713 174
    Total non current assets281 791255 344229 964207 547
    Total current liabilities22 29317 31521 14524 530
    Total non current liabilities7 7107 7106 0695 143
    Community wealth/Equity314 730262 247215 926191 048
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating25 11151 92150 52170 777
    Net cash from (used) investing(33 970)(36 923)(52 766)(64 744)
    Net cash from (used) financing(306)(281)2 420-
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end6 50915 678960785
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a5 69813 19013 646
    Irregular expendituren/a6 3041 8391 125
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a1632-
    SOURCES71 UnauditedS71 AuditedS71 AuditedS71 Audited

    Note: For information on methodology, sources and definitions please see Sources.

  • EMPLOYMENT
      2014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Employment
    Employment Costs (R’000) 49 56550 03240 92427 941
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 11 2779 8478 3298 855
     
    Total Employee Positions 263266252211
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 2726120
    Total Vacancy Percentage 10.27%9.77%4.76%0.00%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 6667
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 0000
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 111100
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 3300
    Community And Social Service Positions 42424214
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 5550
    Finance And Administration Positions 70707068
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 6660
    Electricity Positions 0000
    Vacant Electricity Positions 0000
    Enviromental Protection Positions 10111111
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 0000
    Health Positions 0000
    Vacant Health Positions 0000
    Public Safety Positions 17171717
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 0000
    Road Transport Positions 991010
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 0010
    Sport And Recreation Positions 1111
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 0000
    Waste Management Positions 91938170
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 131200
    Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Water Positions 0000
    Vacant Water Positions 0000
    Other Positions 661413
    Vacant Other Positions 0000

    Note: For information on methodology, sources and definitions please see Sources.

  • SERVICE DELIVERY
      2014/152013/142012/132011/12
    Water
    Blue Drop Score n/an/an/an/a
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 0000
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 0000
    Inside the yard 0000
    Less than 200m from yard 0000
    More than 200m from yard 0000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 0000

    Electricity
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? YesYesYesYes
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 16 86116 69214 88313 593
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 0000

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/a00
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 0000
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 0000
    Flush toilet - septic tank 0000
    Ventilated pit latrine 0000
    Bucket system 0000
    Other 0000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 0000

    Solid Waste Services
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYesYesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 1 053732732732
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 0000

    Note: For information on methodology, sources and definitions please see Sources.

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