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'0002014/152013/142012/132011/12
    AUDIT OUTCOME Qualified audit opinionQualified audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates18 78619 22216 07948 630
    Service charges6 0665 3024 3244 320
    Investment revenue5 4933 8673 9504 594
    Transfers recognised - operational169 001141 645130 061108 348
    Other own revenue65 35345 34836 65119 914
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)264 699215 383191 066185 806
    Employee costs70 24960 20154 64944 817
    Remuneration of councillors15 79511 90614 01513 077
    Depreciation & asset impairment27 263-26 07914 910
    Finance charges1954150-
    Materials and bulk purchases2 6362 6606 994-
    Transfers and grants----
    Other expenditure68 21858 88384 34960 523
    Total Expenditure184 180133 704186 235133 327
    Surplus/(Deficit)80 51981 6794 83152 479
    Transfers recognised - capital37 33514 84138 83635 274
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions113 40196 52043 66787 753
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year113 40196 52043 66787 753
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure47 854--51 730
    Transfers recognised - capital29 658--46 482
    Public contributions & donations----
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds10 519--5 248
    Total sources of capital funds47 854--51 730
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets317 955173 720120 561220 768
    Total non current assets517 483494 249465 608248 417
    Total current liabilities93 01244 26249 08765 148
    Total non current liabilities12 94312 7751 8071 431
    Community wealth/Equity729 483610 932535 276402 605
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating125 678102 94170 494138 124
    Net cash from (used) investing(41 079)(33 580)(98 779)-
    Net cash from (used) financing(554)-546-
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end193 807388 29979 674146 495
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expenditure5 2871 257-13 917
    Irregular expenditure8 59523 67930 01742 537
    Fruitless & wasteful expenditure1 0428132-
    SOURCES71 AuditedS71 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.
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