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: Zibuthe Mnqwazi (Speaker), Thobakazi Ntanga (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)

    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'0002013/142012/132011/12
    AUDIT OUTCOME Qualified audit opinionQualified audit opinionFinancially unqualified with findings
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates57 92311 13610 712
    Service charges13 2843 4363 404
    Investment revenue18 8213 1692 800
    Transfers recognised - operational543 500153 278135 532
    Other own revenue42 67610 1479 305
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)676 205181 166161 753
    Employee costs111 94388 36180 069
    Remuneration of councillors17 91020 206-
    Depreciation & asset impairment-34 31337 139
    Finance charges2 765-2 336
    Materials and bulk purchases13 0527 7996 354
    Transfers and grants516--
    Other expenditure27 69541 63341 433
    Total Expenditure173 881192 312167 331
    Surplus/(Deficit)502 323(11 145)(5 578)
    Transfers recognised - capital161 28760 8271 657
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets---
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions663 61049 681(3 921)
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate---
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year663 61049 681(3 921)
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure36 455-3 886
    Transfers recognised - capital36 455-3 886
    Public contributions & donations---
    Borrowing---
    Internally generated funds---
    Total sources of capital funds36 455-3 886
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets192 97286 08561 467
    Total non current assets7 438310 377301 693
    Total current liabilities34 68151 63233 619
    Total non current liabilities1 36126 25420 233
    Community wealth/Equity164 367318 575309 308
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating135 94214 353396 801
    Net cash from (used) investing(64 969)2157
    Net cash from (used) financing(889)--
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end70 08414 374396 858
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a44 98515 383
    Irregular expendituren/a73 964630
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a-430
    SOURCES71 UnauditedS71 AuditedS71 Audited

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

  • EMPLOYMENT
      2012/132011/12
    Employment
    Employment Costs (R’000) 111 94388 361
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 17 91020 206
     
    Total Employee Positions 507461
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 170
    Total Vacancy Percentage 3.35%0.00%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 66
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 00
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 5148
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 10
    Community And Social Service Positions 381
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 30
    Finance And Administration Positions 140146
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 10
    Electricity Positions 40
    Vacant Electricity Positions 00
    Enviromental Protection Positions 00
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 00
    Health Positions 00
    Vacant Health Positions 00
    Public Safety Positions 6278
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 30
    Road Transport Positions 8752
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 70
    Sport And Recreation Positions 00
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 00
    Waste Management Positions 8087
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 20
    Waste Water Management Positions 00
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 00
    Water Positions 00
    Vacant Water Positions 00
    Other Positions 3943
    Vacant Other Positions 00

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

  • SERVICE DELIVERY
    2012/132011/12
    Water
    Blue Drop Score n/an/a
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 00
    Number of domestic households/delivery points 00
    Inside the yard 00
    Less than 200m from yard 00
    More than 200m from yard 00
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 00

    Electricity
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? YesYes
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 42 41242 194
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 19 95812 271

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/a
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? NoNo
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? NoNo
    Does the municipality actually provide? NoNo
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 00
    Number of households using
    Flush toilet - public sewerage 00
    Flush toilet - septic tank 00
    Ventilated pit latrine 00
    Bucket system 00
    Other 00
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 00

    Solid Waste Services
    Is the municipality responsible to provide? YesYes
    Does the municipality have infrastructure to provide? YesYes
    Does the municipality actually provide? YesYes
    Is the service outsourced/commercialised? NoNo
    Number of households and non-domestic customers to which provided 9 1009 100
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 00

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

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