Search for community comment on suggested logos of new municipality
12 April 2017
The Dr Beyers Naude Local Municipality is in the process of finalising its logo. However, the municipality is seeking the input of the community in order to decide on the best option.
Sarah Baartman District Municipality 2 Oceans team ready to set off
11 April 2017
The Sarah Baartman District Municipality will be well represented in the upcoming 48th consecutive 56km ultra marathon and the 20th consecutive 21km half marathon Old Mutual Two Oceans events, taking place in Cape Town on Saturday, 15 April 2017.
Sarah Baartman Honey Bee Trust is a growing success
03 April 2017
The Sarah Baartman Honey Bee Trust (SBHBT), which is funded as part of the Enterprise Development Programme of the Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm, is well on its way to success.
R1.8 billion in road related projects earmarked for Sarah Baartman District Municipality in 2017
03 April 2017
The South African National Roads Agency (SANRAL) has recently announced major new roadwork projects, which will commence in the Sarah Baartman District this year.
Sarah Baartman District Municipality hands over EHS vehicles and tools worth over R1 million
20 February 2017
The Sarah Baartman District Municipality recently handed over EHS vehicles and tools worth over R1 million to local municipalities.
First council meeting of 2017
26 January 2017
The first Sarah Baartman District Municipality council meeting for 2017 took place on the 25th of January. The Executive Mayor made the following speech.
Longest Personalised Aids Day Ribbon Attempt in Humansdorp
02 December 2016
On World Aids Day (December 1), Kouga Wind Farm joined hands quite literally with the Eastern Cape departments of health and social development, and non-profit youth organisation, LoveLife, to generate HIV/Aids awareness in KwaNomzamo township, just outside Humansdorp, in the Kouga Local Municipality.
Regional Spelling BEE Competition Drives Literacy and Healthy Competition In Kouga.
28 November 2016
A regional Spelling Bee, bringing together some of the brightest learners from local schools, took place at the Kruisfontein Community CentreinKruisfontein, Humansdorp, in the Kouga Local Municipality,this past weekend.
Sarah Baartman District Host of Closure of ‘16 Days of Activism' in the Eastern Cape.
28 November 2016
The 16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children is an international awareness campaign. It takes place every year from the 25th of November to the 10th of December. The period includes Universal Children’s Day and World AIDS Day.
R300 Million Empowerment Project to uplift Sundays River Valley Citrus Industry
23 November 2016
The launch of a R300-million black economic empowerment project in the citrus-rich Sundays River Valley could have significant ramifications for the rollout of similar empowerment deals around the country which until now have experienced very limited success.
Partners pledge support for Blue Flag
21 November 2016
JEFFREYS Bay’s Dolphin Beach has remained part of a group of elite beaches and top tourist spots around the world by once again securing Blue Flag status.
Media Statement:Youth in Energy Indaba 2016
19 October 2016
The Youth in Energy Indaba (YEI) Steering Committee, comprising of key energy stakeholders, in an effort to promote the South African energy industry locally, is hosting its inaugural Youth in Energy Indaba 2016. The YEI will take place over a two-day period, 20 and 21 October 2016, and aims to attract the youth from the Sarah Baartman District Municipality in the Eastern Cape Province.
Sarah Baartman District Municipality expected to hand over a house in Pearston.
10 October 2016
The Disaster Management Centre of the Sarah Baartman District Municipality has implemented a ‘disaster risk reduction’ project in the Blue Crane Route Local Municipality. The project, operational in Pearston, serves to increase the capacity of communities and households to minimize the risk and impact of natural disasters.
Sarah Baartman District Municipality Hosts Chinese Delegation from Jincheng City.
06 September 2016
The Executive Mayor of the Sarah Baartman District Municipality, Cllr Khunjuzwa Eunice Kekana, recently hosted a delegation of 20 from the city of Jincheng, China.
Sarah Baartman District Municipality hands over Karate Regalia in Graaff – Reinet.
30 August 2016
On the 29th of August 2016, the Executive Mayor of the Sarah Baartman District Municipality (SBDM), Khunjuzwa Eunice Kekana, handed over a new set of karate regalia worth R36 000 to a community based karate club in Graaff – Reinet.