Mr Johan de Klerk, Zululand District Municipality Municipal Manager
Message from the Municipal Manager:
It is that time of the year again that we have to record our progress as a district in the 2015/2016 financial year. We are proud of the progress we have made over the years in making people's lives better. Our district is one of the few municipalities in this country that has a good track record of spending all MIG allocations. This gives us an advantage that we are then allocated extra funds by the national government to proceed with our planned programmes in service delivery.
Since the takeover of the Prince Mangosuthu Airport, we have made remarkable progress especially in getting this institution up and running again. We are now busy with renovations of the whole structure and are currently in bilateral talks with overseas countries to invest in it as a district tourism hub. Other foreign investments we will receive include Spanish aid where local farmers will get a financial boost. This project will first be piloted in Ulundi and Nongoma Municipalities and other three local municipalities will soon follow.
Zululand District Municipality
Private Bag X76, Ulundi, 3838
Tel: +27 (0) 35 874 5500
Fax: +27 (0) 35 874 5591 / 874 5589