Centralised Supplier Database effective from 1 July 2016
28 June 2016
All suppliers are urged to register with the Centralised Supplier Database (CSD) of government.
SPAR Kirkwood Wildsfees crowds “beyond expectations”
27 June 2016
Local education system receives welcome boost from China
23 June 2016
A delegation from Jincheng, in China, visited the Sarah Baartman District Municipality from the 21st to the 22nd of June 2016.
Soon to be new municipality named after the late Dr Beyers Naude
06 June 2016
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.
New plant and invertebrate fossils discovered during Grahamstown roadworks
02 June 2016
The South African National Roads Agency (SANRAL) on Wednesday announced that several new invertebrate and plant fossils had been excavated in the rock debris of the Witpoort Formation along the N2, where upgrades to the road are taking place between Grahamstown to Peddie.
Citrus exporter partners with Zuurberg race
04 May 2016
One of South Africa’s largest citrus exporters, the Sundays River Citrus Company, have announced a partnership with the PwC Great Zuurberg Trek mountain bike race...
Camdeboo National Park winning the fight against alien invasive species
25 April 2016
The release of an addition to Camdeboo National Park’s insect family towards the end of 2015 is starting to show results...
Paterson school becomes recipient of Transnet water donation
06 April 2016
The Sarah Baartman District Municipality, in partnership with the Engineering division of Transnet, made good on its promise by donating 811-litres of water to the Moreson Primary School in Paterson, in the Sunday’s River Valley Local Municipality, on 5 April.
Minister Molewa declares Mountain Zebra and Camdeboo Parks a protected environment
06 April 2016
The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Edna Molewa, last week Friday, declared the Mountain Zebra-Camdeboo Protected Environment, in terms of the National Environmental Management: Protected Areas Act (NEMPAA), 2003, in Proclamation No. 39891 of 2016...
Santam “Adopt a Municipality” campaign vital for Sarah Baartman - Mayor Kekana
01 April 2016
The Executive Mayor of the Sarah Baartman District Municipality, Khunjuzwa Eunice Kekana, has described the municipality’s adoption by short term insurer Santam as part of its “Adopt a Municipality” campaign, as an invaluable partnership that will have a significant impact on the district’s economy and residents.
Transnet water donation to alleviate drought in Paterson
01 April 2016
In an effort to combat the devastating drought affecting large parts of South Africa, water bottles containing a total of 811-litres were handed over to the Sarah Baartman District Municipality’s Disaster Management Department by the engineering division of Transnet at its Cuyler Manor facility outside Despatch on 1 April.
Grahamstown students to participate in International Water Is Life Conference.
26 February 2016
Six students from St Andrew’s College and the Diocesan School for Girls, in Grahamstown, in the Makana Local Municipality, will be among young students from all over the world, who are expected to meet at the International ‘Water is Life’ Conference, which will take place from the 5th to the 11th of June in Vught, in the Netherlands.
Executive Mayor hands over 48 cheques to deserving Grade 12 learners
05 February 2016
The Executive Mayor of the Sarah Baartman District Municipality, today handed over approximately 48 cheques of R5000 each to top performing Grade 12's from 2015...
Municipality amalgamation: Mayoral council visits Graaff-Reinet for community feedback on new name
19 January 2016
In preparation of the imminent merger of the Ikwezi, Camdeboo and Baviaans Local Municipalities, members of the Sarah Baartman District Municipality Mayoral Council payed a visit to Graaff-Reinet on 15 January, as part of a public participation programme regarding the area’s new name.
Sarah Baartman District Municipality Does It Again!
14 January 2016
Sarah Baartman District Municipality welcomes the statements made by the African National Congress on the 9th of January 2016.