67 Minutes Article
The Department of Corporate Services ( with its wellness programme) along with different Municipal departments have joined the world in a project called 67minutes that happens every year during the 18th of July as this was a birthday of the World icon Dr. Nelson Mandela who said in his own words : “It is in your hands now” which means that everyone can make a difference to help and shape the world.
The Men Imbizo
On the 1st of August 2019 all Abaqulusi Municipality Male Employees were invited to discuss issues that concern and affect them and the community.
In the quest for wellness particularly for AbaQulusi Municipality men, issues involving violence, unemployment, children and women abuse, skills development as well as fighting against drug abuse were discussed and as a result during discussions it was discovered that ‘Men’ are also victims of domestic violence , most of the victims still feel ashamed to speak out about the abuse that they experience in their homes or at their communities.
Launch of electrification project in eMahlathini, Mvunyane
Thursday, June 1, 2017
The Deputy Mayor of AbaQulusi Municipality Cllr. Jerry Sibiya had on the 23 May 2016 unched introduced contractors for the electrification project of the community of eMahlathin in Mvunyane. The project will see 81 households being electrified at a tune of R1.5 million. The project will be managed by Isivuvu Technical solution and should be completed by June this year. This project will contribute greatly to the upliftment of the lives of this community. It will also provide a number of jobs for the locals during the implementation phase.
ABAQULUSI CONTINUES TO CARE
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Giving support to the needy and the vulnerable people in our communities is a priority to our municipality, which is why on Wednesday, April 5, 2017, the Mayor Councillor Martin Mtshali, Speaker Councillor Micheal Khumalo and municipal officials visited the Bhekuluzulu township to donate food parcels to families that were affected by very strong winds of 24 March 2017 which damaged their houses. More than 70 families were affected.
THE HEALTH AWARENESS
The Director of Corporate Services and the AbaQulusi Municipality Wellness team together with Management and the Council had ventured into many wellness campaigns that are scheduled on behalf of AbaQulusi Municipality going forward, with one of them having been hosted recently during the 22nd of November 2018 at Bhekuzulu Community Hall, where most of the employees and the Bhekuzulu citizens attended. The campaign was about: