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  • Executive Mayor Cllr Baba Ganjana, Transport, Safety and Liaison MEC Weziwe Tikana and Municipal Manager Sindile Tantsi deliberate during the Mnquma Transport Indaba

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  • Executive Mayor handing over school uniforms to underprivileged school children

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  • Citizens engaging leadership during the Mayoral Outreach

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  • Dignitaries and VIPs at the Mnquma Investment Summit

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  • Executive Mayor Cllr Baba Ganjana during Imbizo outreach held at Centane

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  • Executive Mayor congratulates Eagle Ukhozi Civils and Lumko Mkhonza on their appointment for Mnquma Township Roads Project

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  • New Fleet of vehicles for Mnquma Traffic Department

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  • Thousands of people celebrating the Mnquma Jazz, Arts and Culture Festival held at Gcuwa Dam

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  • Municipal Manager Mr Sindile Tantsi with Nelson Mandela Metro University Professor George De Lange signing a programme of action during the Ceremonial Launch of MoU's

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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 (ADM) and comprises of an amalgamation of the former Butterworth, Ngqamakhwe and Centane TRC’s.Mnquma Municipaliy shares borders with three other local municipalities i.e. Mbhashe, Intsika Yethu and Great Kei Municipality. This also includes a number of previously administered rural areas. It is approximately 32 995 240 square kilometres and consists of 31 wards.

Mnquma Local Municipality has a total population of approximately 252 390 people, 99% of which are Xhosa speaking African. The remaining 1% of the population includes English, Afrikaans, Zulu and Sesotho speaking people. The municipality comprises of 54% female and 46% male of the total population and consists of approximately 75410 households.

Latest News

published 15 Jul 2016
A strategic partnership signed between Mnquma Local Municipality and five renowned Eastern Cape tertiary institutions has raised the hopes of eradicat... read more »
published 1 Apr 2016
Mnquma Transport Indaba took place on 17 March 2016 at Msobomvu Grounds and the theme read more »
published 30 Mar 2016
Mnquma Local Municipality hosted a "Back to School Campaign" on the 08th March 2016 at Msobomvu Community Hall. read more »
published 12 Feb 2016
Mnquma Local Municipality officially announced the construction of a tarred roads read more »
published 7 Jan 2016
Mnquma Local Municipality once again hosted its 2nd Annual Mnquma Jazz, Arts and Culture on the 28th November 2015 read more »

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