KZNCOGTA MEC HLOMUKA AND MINISTER DLAMINI ZUMA VISIT MIDLANDS SMALL TOWNS OF BULWER AND DONNYBROOK

The Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC, Mr Sipho Hlomuka has assured business, labour and civic organisations about his department’s commitment to assisting municipalities to speed up the spatial planning and development processes required to rebuild the province’s small towns that have been decimated by the unrest that hit large parts of the province last… Continue reading KZNCOGTA MEC HLOMUKA AND MINISTER DLAMINI ZUMA VISIT MIDLANDS SMALL TOWNS OF BULWER AND DONNYBROOK

Published
Categorized as News

KZNCOGTA MEC CONCERNED WITH THE FAILURE TO APPROVE ANNUAL BUDGETS BY TWO COUNCILS

The Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC, Sipho Hlomuka has expressed his concern at the failure by the uMkhanyakude and eMadlangeni Councils to pass their respective budget as required by law. According to section 25 of the Municipal Finance Management Act, municipalities have to approve their annual budget, including revenue–raising measures necessary to give effect… Continue reading KZNCOGTA MEC CONCERNED WITH THE FAILURE TO APPROVE ANNUAL BUDGETS BY TWO COUNCILS

Published
Categorized as News

TEARS OF JOY AS KZN COGTA MEC HLOMUKA HANDS OVER BOREHOLE TO RURAL COMMUNITIES IN EDUMBE

Years of fetching water from unreliable supplies such as rivers and springs is now a thing of the past for the rural villages of Tholakele and KwaMpunzi in ward 5 of the eDumbe Local Municipality. This follows the official handover of boreholes by MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Sipho Hlomuka who visited these… Continue reading TEARS OF JOY AS KZN COGTA MEC HLOMUKA HANDS OVER BOREHOLE TO RURAL COMMUNITIES IN EDUMBE

Published
Categorized as News

KZN Cogta rejects spurious allegations made by Ubumbano lweziNduna

The Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs department has noted with concern a statement which was released by Ubumbano lweziNduna, which makes false allegations and defames it’s officials. This move by this body which claims to be representing Izinduna within the province is viewed in a dim light by the department. The institution of traditional leadership… Continue reading KZN Cogta rejects spurious allegations made by Ubumbano lweziNduna

Published
Categorized as News

MULTI-MILLION RAND INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS OPENED BY MEC HLOMUKA

In line with his commitment to “make local government work better for communities” as pronounced in his Budget Policy Speech, Cogta MEC Sipho Hlomuka visited the uMngeni Local Municipality where he officially handed over infrastructure projects such as halls and roads.  This visit which took place on Thursday, 10 June, marked an important moment in… Continue reading MULTI-MILLION RAND INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS OPENED BY MEC HLOMUKA

Published
Categorized as News

WEATHER UPDATE: RISK OF FLOODING ACROSS KZN AS INCLEMENT WEATHER CONDITIONS CONTINUE

Disaster Management teams across the province of KZN are continuing to closely monitor the inclement weather conditions that have brought snow in areas along the Drakensberg and heavy rains in the northern parts of the province.  Since Monday Disaster Management teams have responded to incidents in Nquthu where five houses collapsed as a result of… Continue reading WEATHER UPDATE: RISK OF FLOODING ACROSS KZN AS INCLEMENT WEATHER CONDITIONS CONTINUE

Published
Categorized as News

KZN COGTA MEC DIRECTS SPEAKER OF INKOSI LANGALIBALELE MUNICIPALITY TO INVESTIGATE ASSAULT ALLEGATIONS

The Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Sipho Hlomuka has directed the Speaker of the Inkosi Langalibalele Local Municipality to investigate the allegations of assault that have been levelled again a councillor.  The MEC has expressed his concern at the allegations that two female councillors were assaulted by one of the councillors during a council… Continue reading KZN COGTA MEC DIRECTS SPEAKER OF INKOSI LANGALIBALELE MUNICIPALITY TO INVESTIGATE ASSAULT ALLEGATIONS

Published
Categorized as News

KZN COGTA MEC HLOMUKA ANNOUNCES INTERVENTION AT NQUTHU MUNICIPALITY

KZN MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) today announced before the councillors of the Nquthu local municipality the Provincial Government’s decision to place this municipality under administration in terms of Section 139(1)b of the Constitution. MEC Hlomuka met with the councillors today, in the parking area of the municipality following the actions by… Continue reading KZN COGTA MEC HLOMUKA ANNOUNCES INTERVENTION AT NQUTHU MUNICIPALITY

Published
Categorized as News

KZNCOGTA MEC HLOMUKA CALLS FOR VIGILANCE AS COLD WEATHER AND HEAVY RAINS ARE EXPECTED TO HIT LARGE PARTS OF THE PROVINCE

The Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC, Sipho Hlomuka has called upon residents across the province to exercise extreme vigilance following the weather warning that was issued by the South African Weather Service which warned of inclement weather conditions expected to start today going into the weekend.  The inclement weather conditions are expected to bring… Continue reading KZNCOGTA MEC HLOMUKA CALLS FOR VIGILANCE AS COLD WEATHER AND HEAVY RAINS ARE EXPECTED TO HIT LARGE PARTS OF THE PROVINCE

Published
Categorized as News