Bitou Council

April 3, 2022

Appointment of Municipal Manager Memani

Dear Members, Mayor Swart announced the appointment of Mr. Mbulelo Memani as Bitou Municipal Manager on 17 March.  In spite of Mr. Memani making disclosures of
January 23, 2022

Car-Pal Syndrome In Bitou Hand-Outs

In the period between July and September 2021, Bitou Municipality provided the Acting Mayor with a car for his personal use. For how long it been
December 21, 2021

No go for Ngoqo

In 2019, Bitou Council re-employed Lonwabo Ngoqo, an ANC deployee, as Municipal Manager even though he was absolutely barred from holding the post. The disqualification stemmed
December 21, 2021

Chairman’s AGM Report

Dear Members, Thank you to all those who attended our AGM on 14 December.  For those who were unable to attend, my Chairman’s Report is below, along
August 12, 2021

Plett Clips Its Own Wings

In a spectacular display of ineptitude and indifference to Plett’s major industry, tourism, Bitou Municipality has failed to comply with the most basic requirements to keep
August 12, 2021

To Govern Or Not To Govern …. Is There An Option?

Mayor Nel announced in a press release before his election as mayor that agreement had been reached with the ANC councillors to cooperate on governance in