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 47, COPE 4, DA 2, ACDP 1, AZAPO 1, INDEPENDENT 1, PAC 1
    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 n/aQualified audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinionDisclaimer of audit opinion
    FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE
    Property rates18 78619 22216 07948 630
    Service charges5 7585 3024 3244 320
    Investment revenue5 3693 8673 9504 594
    Transfers recognised - operational165 739141 645130 061108 348
    Other own revenue64 06945 34836 65119 914
    Total Revenue (excluding capital transfers and contributions)259 721215 383191 066185 806
    Employee costs61 77060 20154 64944 817
    Remuneration of councillors15 67111 90614 01513 077
    Depreciation & asset impairment--26 07914 910
    Finance charges20854150-
    Materials and bulk purchases7 2182 6606 994-
    Transfers and grants----
    Other expenditure52 34558 88384 34960 523
    Total Expenditure137 212133 704186 235133 327
    Surplus/(Deficit)122 50981 6794 83152 479
    Transfers recognised - capital28 51214 84138 83635 274
    Contributions recognised - capital & contributed assets----
    Surplus/(Deficit) after capital transfers & contributions151 02296 52043 66787 753
    Share of surplus/(deficit) of associate----
    Surplus/(Deficit) for the year151 02296 52043 66787 753
    CAPITAL EXPENDITURE & FUNDS SOURCES
    Capital expenditure46 693--51 730
    Transfers recognised - capital29 658--46 482
    Public contributions & donations----
    Borrowing----
    Internally generated funds17 035--5 248
    Total sources of capital funds46 693--51 730
    FINANCIAL POSITION
    Total current assets262 739173 720120 561220 768
    Total non current assets(4 947)494 249465 608248 417
    Total current liabilities47 21444 26249 08765 148
    Total non current liabilities5112 7751 8071 431
    Community wealth/Equity210 527610 932535 276402 605
    CASH FLOWS
    Net cash from (used) operating158 916102 94170 494138 124
    Net cash from (used) investing(47 517)(33 580)(98 779)-
    Net cash from (used) financing--546-
    Cash/cash equivalents at the year end220 165388 29979 674146 495
    UNAUTHORISED, IRREGULAR, FRUITLESS & WASTEFUL EXPENDITURE
    Unauthorised expendituren/a1 257-13 917
    Irregular expendituren/a23 67930 01742 537
    Fruitless & wasteful expendituren/a8132-
    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) 60 201454 649444 8174
    Remuneration of councillors (R’000) 11 90614 01513 077
     
    Total Employee Positions 253248242
    Total Vacant Employee Positions 61822
    Total Vacancy Percentage 2.37%7.26%9.09%
     
    Managerial Positions - S57 644
    Vacant Managerial Positions - S57 000
    Managerial Positions - by organogram 151514
    Vacant Managerial Positions - by organogram 010
    Community And Social Service Positions 398080
    Vacant Community And Social Service Positions 216
    Finance And Administration Positions 10198106
    Vacant Finance And Administration Positions 4512
    Electricity Positions 000
    Vacant Electricity Positions 000
    Enviromental Protection Positions 300
    Vacant Enviromental Protection Positions 000
    Health Positions 000
    Vacant Health Positions 000
    Public Safety Positions 1300
    Vacant Public Safety Positions 000
    Road Transport Positions 000
    Vacant Road Transport Positions 000
    Sport And Recreation Positions 000
    Vacant Sport And Recreation Positions 000
    Waste Management Positions 2500
    Vacant Waste Management Positions 000
    Waste Water Management Positions 000
    Vacant Waste Water Management Positions 000
    Water Positions 000
    Vacant Water Positions 000
    Other Positions 515138
    Vacant Other Positions 0114

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

    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 19 74716 37714 442
    Domestic households with access to free basic service 11 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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