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
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
July 10, 2021

Request for Letter of Assurance

Sent: 10 July 2021 10:28 AM Municipal Manager Bitou Municipality Municipal Manager, Further to the letter below, please provide us with the municipality’s assurance that no public
July 1, 2021

Bitou Implementation Plan

Dear MEC Bredell, There has been no further communication from yourself nor Mr. Paulse since our 3 May letter, requesting your intervention as offered in your
March 23, 2021

Grants-in-Aid Report

Dear Members, The policy for the Mayor’s Grants-in-Aid Fund says “the mayor must report to council on an annual basis in respect of the status of
November 16, 2020

Excerpts from 30 Oct Council Meeting

15 November 2020   Dear Members, The 30 October 2020 Mayco and Council agendas had some interesting information in them.  Excerpts are below.  It is concerning