Media Room

All Media enquiries should be directed to Mr Makhosonke Sangweni
Assistant Manager: Media Relations
Tel: 016 950 6574
Cell: 071 350 1475
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Media Statement: Academic Excellence and Mayoral Bursary Awards

01 February 2018 - The Emfuleni Local Municipality together with sister-municipalities, the Sedibeng District Municipality and the Lesedi Local Municipality in partnership with the Sedibeng District of Education supported by the host, the North West University, Vaal Campus will be having a ceremony of Academic Excellence and Mayoral Bursary Awards.

The Gauteng Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi- Malobane will grace this august occasion by bestowing awards to the top ten Matric learners who achieved 100% in the Sedibeng Region.

Media Invite: "Cleaning my City"

31 January 2018 - All plans went ahead on the 01st February despite a rainy weather. Our stakeholders including volunteers and businesses of Emfuleni were not deterred to have a cleaner area.

The Executive Mayor, Cllr. Jacob Khawe led Emfuleni on the continued journey of keeping our area clean. The campaign tool in Zone 13, Ward 32, Sebokeng as we met at the Marwele Ground next to Sebokeng Technical School.

Media Invite: “Clean my City” Campaign

17 January 2018 - On 18 January 2018, the Executive Mayor, Cllr. Jacob Khawe, will be embarking on the 03rd chapter of his maiden programme to clean Emfuleni in particular the Central Business District (CBD) of Vanderbijlpark and its surroundings areas from 08h00. 

This undertaking came during his acceptance speech at a special Council held on the 30th November 2017, of having a clean city.

Media Statement: Major burst pipes in Emfuleni Local Municipality

10th January 2018 - Major water burst pipes have been reported as water supply was restored yesterday by Rand Water. Normal water pressure and supply with no restrictions was restored yesterday in all areas of Emfuleni. However it should be noted that there are two (2) major bust pipes in Sharpeville, one (1) in Bonnane, four (4) in Vereeniging, and (six) 6 in Arconpark. The technicians are on sites to deal with these bursts.

Eatonside had bit of a challenge as Rand Water had to fix their valve. The community started to receive water later yesterday evening, as the Rand Water technicians took few more hours to repair.

Media Invitation: Emfuleni Local Municipality People's Assembly 2017

04 December 2017 - Media is invited to join Emfuleni Local Municipality Speaker Cllr. Maipato Tsokolibane when she meets with Ward Committee members, Councilors and an the Stakeholders to deliberate on the municipal performance towards service delivery commitments as informed by the annual IDPs/SDBIPs.

Themed “Getting the basics right, programme of restoration”, the 2017 People’s Assembly is aim is to reinforce public participation and ensure that good governance prevails in Emfuleni.

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