Lepelle-Nkumpi Local Municipality (LIM355)

  • OVERVIEW

    Contact Details

    Postal: Private Bag X07, Chuenespoort, 0745
    Physical: 170 BA Lebowakgomo, Chuenespoort
    Tel: 015 633 4500
    Fax: 015 633 6896
    Web: www.lepelle-nkumpi.gov.za

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    Geography, History and Economy

    Area: 3 463km²
    Description: Lepelle-Nkumpi Local Municipality is situated within the Capricorn District Municipality in the Limpopo province. The municipality is located 55km south of the district municipality and Polokwane (previously Pietersburg) City.
     The municipality is predominantly rural. It is divided into 29 wards, four of them being a township called Lebowakgomo and one of the Capricorn District's growth points. All sittings of the Provincial Legislature take place at Lebowakgomo Old Parliament for the former homeland.

    Cities/Towns: Zebediela
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  • MANAGEMENT

    Political Management

    Composition of Council: ANC 40, EFF 15, DA 3, LEBCO 1, LNDP 1 (2016 LGE)
    Controlling Party: ANC
    We are updating management information as it becomes available after the 3 August 2016 local government elections.
    Mayor: Ms Veronica Phaahla
    Other Members of Council: Nakedi Sibanda (Speaker), L C Molaba (Chief Whip), F M Mohlatlole (Portfolio Head: Roads and Transport), P P Nchabeleng (Portfolio Head: Health and Social Development), M M Ramokolo (Portfolio Head: Housing and Electricity), M J Sehlapelo (Portfolio Head: Corporate Services), L L Ramoshaba (Portfolio Head: Sports, Arts and Culture, and Community Services)

    Administrative Management

    Municipal Manager: Mr Obakeng Mashiane
    Chief Financial Officer: Mrs Ngoveni Rosina
    Communications Officer: Ms M Maubane
    LED Officer: Mr Matee Setuma
  • DEMOGRAPHIC
    Population 230 350
    Age Structure
    Population under 15 36.00%
    Population 15 to 64 56.20%
    Population over 65 7.80%
    Dependency Ratio
    Per 100 (15-64) 77.90
    Sex Ratio
    Males per 100 females 83.50
    Population Growth
    Per annum 0.10%
    Labour Market
    Unemployment rate (official) 48.10%
    Youth unemployment rate (official) 15-34 62.40%
    Education (aged 20 +)
    No schooling 18.50%
    Higher education 11.10%
    Matric 22.20%
    Household Dynamics
    Households 59 682
    Average household size 3.80
    Female headed households 56.00%
    Formal dwellings 94.50%
    Housing owned 67.60%
    Household Services
    Flush toilet connected to sewerage 18.40%
    Weekly refuse removal 20.50%
    Piped water inside dwelling 19.30%
    Electricity for lighting 91.90%

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

  • FINANCIAL
    All values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
    AUDIT OUTCOME n/aQualified audit opinionQualified audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates15 25318 78619 22216 079
    Service charges5 3736 0665 3024 324
    Investment revenue10 4635 4933 8673 950
    Transfers recognised - operational212 298169 001141 645130 061
    Other own revenue86 78165 35345 34836 651
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)330 168264 699215 383191 066
    Employee costs69 32570 24960 20154 649
    Remuneration of councillors16 77915 79511 90614 015
    Depreciation & asset impairment-27 263-26 079
    Finance charges591954150
    Materials and bulk purchases11 8902 6362 6606 994
    Transfers and grants----
    Other expenditure62 00568 21858 88384 349
    Total Expenditure160 058184 180133 704186 235
    Surplus/(Deficit)170 11080 51981 6794 831
    Transfers recognised - capital57 47432 88214 84138 836
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions227 584113 40196 52043 667
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year227 584113 40196 52043 667
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure64 30747 875--
    Transfers recognised - capital33 57128 288--
    Public contributions & donations----
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds30 73619 587--
    Total sources of capital funds64 30747 875--
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets270 129317 955173 720120 561
    Total non current assets-517 483494 249465 608
    Total current liabilities(30 380)93 01244 26249 087
    Total non current liabilities-12 94312 7751 807
    Community wealth/Equity300 508729 483610 932535 276
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating209 982125 678102 94170 494
    Net cash from (used) investing(60 881)(41 079)(33 580)(98 779)
    Net cash from (used) financing54(554)-546
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end341 974193 807388 29979 674
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a5 2871 257-
    Irregular expendituren/a8 59523 67930 017
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a1 0428132
    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) 70 24960 20154 64944 817
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 15 79511 90614 01513 077
     
    Total Employee Positions 269253248242
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 2261822
    Total Vacancy Percentage 8.18%2.37%7.26%9.09%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 6644
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 1000
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 11151514
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 0010
    Community And Social Service Positions 78398080
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 1216
    Finance And Administration Positions 11610198106
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 164512
    Electricity Positions 0000
    Vacant Electricity Positions 0000
    Enviromental Protection Positions 0300
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 0000
    Health Positions 0000
    Vacant Health Positions 0000
    Public Safety Positions 01300
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 0000
    Road Transport Positions 0000
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 0000
    Sport And Recreation Positions 0000
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 0000
    Waste Management Positions 02500
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 0000
    Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 0000
    Water Positions 0000
    Vacant Water Positions 0000
    Other Positions 58515138
    Vacant Other Positions 40114

    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 53 20353 20352 05052 050
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 11 42311 42310 00010 000

    Sewerage and Sanitation
    Green Drop Score n/an/an/a0
    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 19 74719 74716 37714 442
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 11 42311 42310 000230

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

  • LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

    Key Projects

    Grootfontein Project (irrigation schemes); Dithabaneng Bakery; Mphahlele Self-Help Bakery; Mkgoathane Poultry Project; Mafefe Bakery and Catering; Hlakano Bakery; Tongoane Poultry Project.

    Key Investment Opportunities

    The tourist attraction at Mafefe Ga-Mampa Village; the agricultural sector: irrigation schemes and Zebediela Citrus Estate; mining opportunities: Lonmin Mine, Klipspringer Mine and other prospects are underway.
  • LINKS/RESOURCES
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