Thursday, January 21, 2021

High court orders Ndlambe Municipality to hand over documents in RO...

The Grahamstown High Court has ordered Ndlambe Municipality to hand over its record of decision and other documents relating to the award of a...

Mayor prevents Gift of the Givers from giving statement

By now we should all be aware of the relief work performed by Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) Gift of the Givers who arrived with three...

Awaiting official confirmation of Covid-19 infections in Ndlambe

If you are active on social media you will no doubt have heard of several cases of Covid-19 being discussed in the Ndlambe area. Reports...

Ndlambe RO plant tender halted by high court

A tender “shrouded with suspicions of corruption” to build a sea water reverse osmosis plant (SWRO) on the banks of the Kowie River has...

Update from Ndlambe Municipality Covid-19 Joint Operations Committee

The Ndlambe Covid-19 JOC team expressed sincere condolences to corporate services director Lazola Maneli Payi and her family on the passing of her husband,...

Ndlambe vehicle licensing department closed until further notice

Ndlambe Municipality sent this notice today: Please note: due to unforeseen circumstances, the Motor Vehicle Licensing Section is closed until further notice. We apologise for any...

Sighting of male baboon in Port Alfred

the office of the director: community/protection services for Ndlambe Municipality issued the following media release: The public may be aware that there has, during the...
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New mayor for Ndlambe

On Monday morning Khululwa Ncamiso was voted in as mayor of Ndlambe at a special meeting of the council and following former mayor Phindile...

Ndlambe Municipality closing most of its offices due to Covid-19 cases

NOTICE FROM MUNICIPAL MANAGER ROLLY DUMEZWENI Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the National State of Disaster as announced by the State President Cyril...
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‘Mushrooming’ squatter camp at the Boknes dump

Land invasions have proliferated in Ndlambe, including in Boknes, Trappes Valley, Bathurst and on the R67 close to the 43 Air School turnoff. The...
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EFF protest the demolition of graves

The Economic Freedom Fighters were out in numbers on Monday morning to protest what they see as a total disrespect for their ancestors after...

URGENT WARNING: Beaches closed due to proximity of shark

Warning : Warning : Warning : Warning The Community Protection Services Directorate of Ndlambe Municipality, through its spokesman, Cecil Mbolekwa, wants to inform the community that...

Ndlambe Municipality Covid-19 update

The Covid-19 Joint Operations Committee (JOC) reports that daily cases of coronavirus are increasing in Ndlambe. Currently there are 83 active cases, 1,109 recoveries...

Update from Ndlambe Municipality Covid-19 Joint Operations Committee

According to the Ndlambe Municipality Covid-19 Joint Operations Committee (JOC) statement released today, the number of cumulative cases of Covid-19 in Ndlambe is 2,296,...

Update from Ndlambe Municipality Covid-19 Joint Operations Committee

As of July 28, there were a total of 688 confirmed cumulative Covid-19 positive cases in Ndlambe, of which 570 have already recovered and...

Update on water situation in Ndlambe

Sarel Hayward Dam is at a critical 3.7% capacity The current water situation in Ndlambe is as follows: Port Alfred: The Sarel Hayward Dam is at...

Ndlambe’s housing action plan

780 houses to be built in Thornhill, starting in 2019 IN the wake of escalating land and housing protests by residents of New Rest informal...

Port Alfred water schedule for November 21 – 27

https://www.talkofthetown.co.za/2020/11/13/update-on-water-situation-in-ndlambe-2/

Press alert: EFF Day of Land Occupation

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) Ndlambe Sub-region invites all media houses to the Day of Land Occupation. Ndlambe Municipality community members led by the...

Chaos at the municipal offices

A thick pall of smoke enveloped the top-end of Campbell Street at noon on Monday when EFF members, angry with the municipality because they...

The current water situation in Ndlambe – 26 December 2020

The current water situation in Ndlambe is as follows: WATER USAGE: Strict water restrictions remain throughout Ndlambe. The recent rains have been most welcome, however,...

Update on water situation in Port Alfred and Bathurst

The present water situation: The Sarel Hayward Dam (supplying water to Port Alfred) and the Golden Ridge Dam (supplying water to Bathurst) are at...
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The state of the Port Alfred balancing dam

On Saturday March 23, Talk of the Town went to look at the state of the balancing dam that serves Port Alfred, which is...

Building transgressions at the municipality

The Ndlambe Building Department seems oblivious to the fact that certain builders are constructing houses that do not conform to its own municipal rules. Talk...

Ongoing dispute over old Spur building

THE question of exactly who is responsible for the old “Spur” building at the end of the small boat harbour pier was an item...

WATER UPDATE: Outage caused by vandalism at balancing dam

This is to inform you about the water challenge that we are currently facing: The balancing dam where raw water is stored has experienced vandalism...
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Another protest over housing for New Rest residents

Obviously unhappy with their discussions with the Municipality, around 50 residents of the New Rest area who have been promised houses for 17 years...
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WATCH: Resident queries exactly what work is being done by these...

A resident has taken several videos of municipal workers doing nothing or very little, over a period of days, at the intersection of Dickinson...

Update from the Ndlambe Municipality Covid-19 Joint Operations Committee

As of July 12, there were a total of 345 confirmed cumulative Covid-19 positive cases in Ndlambe, with 86 new cases being recorded in...

New interns for Ndlambe

  NDLAMBE Municipality has acquired the services of 25 new interns to assist the various departments in a year-long programme that will help them develop...