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What Mayor Ben Fihla Has Comitted Himself To Do


As one of the signatories to the Statement of Intent following the Presidential Local Government Summit on September 18, Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor Ben Fihla has committed himself to ensure a number of things happen in the metro.

The Mayor has...

Tenders called for 6 051 houses in Metro


The Housing Development Agency has issued a call for tenders for the provision of design and structural engineering services for the construction of 6 051 government subsidised stand-alone houses in Nelson Mandela Bay.

A total of 4 000 of the...

Eastern Cape youth unemployment rate now at 40.7%


The unemployment rate for young people in the Eastern Cape increased from 37.6% to 40.7% between 2008 and 2014, which is also the current unemployment rate for young people in Nelson Mandela Bay.

The National and Provincial Labour Market...

26 000 new households in Metro by 2020


Nelson Mandela Bay’s Built Environment Performance Plan (BEPP) states that it is projected that there will be an additional 26 000 households in the metro by 2020, taking the total to 346 635.

Research initiated by the municipality shows that...

Traffic wants call centre to help collect fines


Traffic and Licensing Services wants a call centre or tracing centre established in the metro as one intervention to assist in improving the collection rate for fines. A report to the Budget and Treasury Committee this morning, says that if a call...

R430 million for public transport operations


The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality will receive a total of R430 million over the next three years as a Public Transport Network Operations Grant. Figures published by Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan in the Government Gazette in terms of the...

R207.2 million spent on contract security


The Nelson Mandela Bay Metro has spent R207.2 million on contract security over the past six years, R50.3 million of it in the last financial year. Contracted security is where payments are made for security services by contracted service...