Mnquma Local Municipality (EC122)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: PO Box 36, Butterworth, 4960
    Physical: Cnr King & Mthatha Streets, Butterworth
    Tel: 047 401 2400
    Fax: 047 491 0195
    Web: www.mnquma.gov.za

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    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 3 270km²
    Description: Mnquma Local Municipality is located in the south-eastern part of the Eastern Cape province. This Category B municipality falls under the jurisdiction of the Amathole District Municipality and comprises an amalgamation of the former Butterworth, Ngqamakhwe (previously Ngqamakwe) and Centane Transitional Regional Councils.
     Mnquma Local Municipality shares borders with three other local municipalities: Mbhashe, Intsika Yethu and Great Kei. It also includes a number of previously administered rural areas.

    Cities/Towns: Butterworth, Kentani, Ngqamakhwe
    Main Economic Sectors: Community (government) services (41%), wholesale and retail trade (18.5%), manufacturing (15.5%)
  • MAP

  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 47, COPE 7, UDM 4, DA 2, ACDP 1, PAC 1
    Mayor: Mr Baba Ganjana
    Other Members of Council: Nomnikelo Magadla (Speaker), Zibuthe Mnqwazi (Chief Whip), Ndyebo Skelenge (Portfolio Head: Communication), Thobeka Bikitsha (Portfolio Head: Community Services), Luxolo Mgandela (Portfolio Head: Strategic Management), Zukile Sogayise (Portfolio Head: Budget and Treasury Office), Nokwanda Sheleni (Portfolio Head: Water and Sanitation), Luckman Ntshebe (Portfolio Head: Infrastructure Planning and Development), Timothy Madikane (LED)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr Sindile Tantsi
    Chief Financial Officer: Mr Lubabalo Manjingolo (Acting)
    Communications Officer: Ms Akhona Shumane-Cakata
    LED Officer: Mr Mpumelelo Mapazi
    Other Senior Management: Ms Luleka Nonyongo (Director: Strategic Management), Mr Zamile Plata (Director: Community Services), Ms Dunyiswa Mrwetyana (Director: Corporate Services), Mr Khulile Clock (Director: Infrastructure Planning and Development)
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
    Population 252 390
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 34.30%
    Population 15 to 64 56.70%
    Population over 65 9.00%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 76.30
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 87.60
    Population Growth
    Per annum -1.17%
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) 44.20%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 55.70%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 11.40%
    Higher education 8.00%
    Matric 13.40%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 69 732
    Average household size 3.50
    Female headed households 54.60%
    Formal dwellings 48.30%
    Housing owned 66.40%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 13.80%
    Weekly refuse removal 15.60%
    Piped water inside dwelling 12.30%
    Electricity for lighting 61.40%

    Source: Census 2011 Municipal Fact Sheet, published by Statistics South Africa.

  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002014/152013/142012/132011/12
    AUDIT OUTCOME n/aQualified audit opinionQualified audit opinionFinancially unqualified with findings
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates19 93511 71311 13610 712
    Service charges2 9563 4703 4363 404
    Investment revenue3 7024 4623 1692 800
    Transfers recognised - operational128 315169 877153 278135 532
    Other own revenue14 77310 68710 1479 305
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)169 681200 209181 166161 753
    Employee costs142 560101 59088 36180 069
    Remuneration of councillors8 77921 64420 206-
    Depreciation & asset impairment--34 31337 139
    Finance charges2 9712 391-2 336
    Materials and bulk purchases9 32910 2097 7996 354
    Transfers and grants----
    Other expenditure33 97845 13341 63341 433
    Total Expenditure197 617180 967192 312167 331
    Surplus/(Deficit)(27 936)19 242(11 145)(5 578)
    Transfers recognised - capital59 3688 47960 8271 657
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions31 43127 72149 681(3 921)
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year31 43127 72149 681(3 921)
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure41 0416 173-3 886
    Transfers recognised - capital41 0416 173-3 886
    Public contributions & donations----
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds----
    Total sources of capital funds41 0416 173-3 886
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets178 595126 23486 08561 467
    Total non current assets106 324489 241310 377301 693
    Total current liabilities27 06772 06051 63233 619
    Total non current liabilities74232 31526 25420 233
    Community wealth/Equity257 109511 099318 575309 308
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating84 092(805)14 353396 801
    Net cash from (used) investing(103 165)(2 561)2157
    Net cash from (used) financing(519)---
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end(19 592)(3 366)14 374396 858
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a6 72244 98515 383
    Irregular expendituren/a76 46973 964630
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a146-430
    SOURCES71 UnauditedS71 AuditedS71 AuditedS71 Audited

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

  • EMPLOYMENT
      2013/142012/132011/12
    Employment
    Employment Costs (R’000) 101 590488 361480 0694
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 21 64420 206-
     
    Total Employee Positions 624489461
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 5160
    Total Vacancy Percentage 0.80%3.27%0.00%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 556
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 000
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 343448
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 500
    Community And Social Service Positions 34381
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 030
    Finance And Administration Positions 210140146
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 010
    Electricity Positions 440
    Vacant Electricity Positions 000
    Enviromental Protection Positions 000
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 000
    Health Positions 000
    Vacant Health Positions 000
    Public Safety Positions 936278
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 030
    Road Transport Positions 418752
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 070
    Sport And Recreation Positions 000
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 000
    Waste Management Positions 1838087
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 020
    Waste Water Management Positions 000
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 000
    Water Positions 000
    Vacant Water Positions 000
    Other Positions 203943
    Vacant Other Positions 000

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

  • SERVICE DELIVERY
      2013/142012/132011/12
    Water
    Blue Drop Score n/an/an/a
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 000
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 000
    Inside the yard 000
    Less than 200m from yard 000
    More than 200m from yard 000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 000

    Electricity
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? YesYesYes
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 42 41242 41242 194
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 6 8007 87212 271

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/a0
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 000
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 000
    Flush toilet - septic tank 000
    Ventilated pit latrine 000
    Bucket system 000
    Other 000
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 000

    Solid Waste Services
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 5 6815 6819 100
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 000

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

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