Sarah Baartman District Municipality

Welcome to the Sarah Baartman District Municipality  - Siya namkela nonke - Welkom

The Sarah Baartman District Municipality is one of 46 district municipalities in South Africa. Covering 34% of the entire Eastern Cape Province's geographical footprint, the Sarah Baartman District is the largest of the district municipalities in the Eastern Cape and wholly surrounds Nelson Mandela Bay. The Sarah Baartman District Municipality assists 9 local municipalities in providing the services needed by their communities.

The Municipality is headed by Executive Mayor, Cr Khunjuzwa Eunice Kekana and Speaker, Cr Deon de Vos.

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  • Executive Mayor of the then Cacadu District Municipality, Cllr Kekana, congratulates the Mayor of Baviaans Local Municipality, Cllr Loock, on receiving the new fire truck.
  • Executive Mayor Kekana admiring the products at a silk museum in China.
  • Benefitting from the successful agricultural mentorship programme of the Sarah Baartman District Municipality is Mr Lamani from the Lamani Family Trust in Ndlambe.
  • Municipal Manager, Ted Pillay, and Executive Mayor Kekana in China during a trade and investment focused visit.


Recent News

Santam launches fire prevention pilot project with handover of smoke detectors to Kouga Local Municipality

22 July 2016

Application for study assistance for 2017 academic year

21 July 2016

New fire-fighting equipment handed over in Makana as part of Santam “Partnership or Risk and Resilience” initiative

04 July 2016

Soon to be new municipality named after the late Dr Beyers Naude The name of the new municipality, which will be the result of the amalgamation of Ikwezi, Baviaans and Camdeboo local municipalities has been adopted as Dr Beyers Naude Local Municipality.

Application for study assistance for 2017 academic year

Application for study assistance for 2017 academic year.