Entries by Newcastle Municipality

Newcastle Municipality wins at the Govan Mbeki Awards

Two awards were bestowed at the Newcastle Municipality when the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Human Settlements hosted the Govan Mbeki Awards on the 14th of September 2017, at the Greyville Convention Centre. Newcastle Municipality took to stage to accept the award for Best Accredited Municipality: Level 2, beating the City of Mhlathuzi Municipality, KwaDukuza Municipality and […]

Municipality soccer team wins first prize

In the venture of promoting good business relations and good health for the employees, Newcastle Municipality soccer team participated and won 1st place in the Ulundi Industrial Soccer Tournament on the 16th of September 2017 at Ulundi Sporting Grounds. This came after the team won the Work and Play Amajuba District Tournament earlier this year. […]

Municipal Prayer

Newcastle Municipality will hold a prayer meeting for all municipal employees which will be hosted by the Mayor Cllr E.M Nkosi on 13th of September 2017 at Rich View Hall. The objective of the Prayer meeting is to encourage the values of Cohesion, Respect and Commitment among public servants. The municipality has realised that it […]

KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission Information Sharing Session

  THE KWAZULU-NATAL FILM COMISSION INVITES YOU TO AN INFORMATION SHARING SESSION ON TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES The Human Capital Development division will be hosting an Industry Development workshop. The aim of the workshop is to introduce the KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission’s (KZNFZ) planned training programmes. The session will also cover bursary opportunities for studies in film and […]

Community Safety event held by Municipality

To end off Women’s Month the Newcastle Municipality held an event at the previously known, Protection Services on the 31st of August 2017. The department comprising of the following units including Fire,Security and Traffic has been officially launched as Community Safety. The official event was hosted by the Honorable Cllr E.M Nkosi together with Exco […]

Newcastle Municipality celebrates with Women’s Day event

Newcastle Municipality recently celebrated a successful women’s day event on the 4th of August 2017 under the theme “#BEBOLDFORCHANGE. The event was held at Osizweni Hall and attended by various stakeholders including Government departments and Non Profit Organizations. The day started off with commissions that deliberated on issues women face in the community and respective […]

Media Statement – Constituency Meetings

Download the REVISED SPEAKERS CONSTITUENCY MEETINGS 2017 In terms of Local Government: Municipal Systems Act 32 of 2000, councillors must report back at least quarterly to constituencies on council matter, in order to fulfil their role of accountability to the local community. The office of the Speaker of Newcastle Local Municipality will be embarking on […]

Gender based violence

POSSIBLE QUESTIONS: GENDER BASED VIOLENCE 1. Gender based violence is a problem that hasn’t started today or yesterday. In the wake of the current killings of Women and children more especially, what are the government programmes of action to fight against this social ill problem that the country is facing? 2. Last year, government adopted […]