ABAQULUSI MUNICIPALITY ENCOURAGES HEALTHY LIFESTYLE
AbaQulusi Municipality Mayor and his Councillors has on the 17 February 2017 officially unveilled state of the art recreational facilities in Mondlo B section and Coronation respectively. These two facilities are parks which comprises of outdoor training equipment, ablution facility, braai areas and well-trimmed lavish lawn for enjoyment by both adults and children.
AbaQulusi Municipality was engaged in a series of project hand-overs to communities around the AbaQulusi area as part of their campaign to improve conditions in previously disadvantaged areas.
During the 2017 IDP roadshows, some commitments were made by the municipality to invest resources in the wards, and the delivery of these projects are a fulfillment of those promises.
The Mayor Councillor Jerry Sibiya and his councilors conducted a series of public gatherings in 8 wards around AbaQulusi for the purpose of introducing contractors to the communities. These contractors are to commence with construction work of various projects across the wards.
Construction is underway for creches in ward 12, ward 15, ward 16, ward 19, and ward 20.
OPERATION KHUCULULA ABAQULUSI
AbaQulusi Mayor and his Councillors and officials in AbaQulusi municipality were involved in Operation Khuculula AbaQulusi, meaning Operation Clean-up AbaQulusi Campaign.
All departmental officials and Councillors volunteered a day to participate in the Clean-Up Campaign which took place on Wednesday 29 March in a bid to raise environmental awareness and promote environmental cleanliness. The activities included Grass cutting, Planting of trees, Road markings and erecting of the signage.
The people of eMondlo and surrounding areas have become beneficiaries of the R7 million Thusong Service Centre after its official opening on 17 September 2015 by MEC for Cooperative Govenance and Traditional Affairs Honourable Nomusa Dube-Ncube.
The Untimely Death of Councillor S.M.E Mtshali
It is with a deep sense of shock and sadness to learn of the passing away of Councillor SME Mtshali, a member of the Executive Council at AbaQulusi Municipality, dedicated patriot and a torch-bearer of development at AbaQulusi.
Councillor Mtshali was the previous Mayor of AbaQulusi from August 2016 to July 2017
He contributed enormously to the struggle for development. After the 2016 Local Government elections, he played a central role in consolidating and entrenching partnership in AbaQulusi council.
This distinguished icon of development lived a life of service to his people and leaves behind a legacy of selflessness and footprints of commitment.
We convey our sincere and deepest condolences to his family and comrades in the Inkatha Freedom Party. We hope they will have the strength to cope with this sad episode and dark cloud that has fallen on all of us.
May his soul rest in peace.