Speeches

INAUGURATION OF NEW MAYOR AND COUNCIL

Cllr. Buyiswa Ximba was inaugurated as the new executive mayor of the Frances Baard District Municipality at a Council meeting today (29 August 2016). In her acceptance speech the Executive Mayor said that the district municipality will work hard to ensure that there is service delivery. She emphasised the importance of all members of Council […]

BUDGET SPEECH 2016 – 2017

Honourable Speaker, Honourable MECs, Honourable Mayors and Speakers of our local municipalities, Honourable Councillors, Municipal Managers, Partners in local government, Members of the media, Distinguished guests, Ladies and gentlemen, Mr Speaker, Today marks the fifth year in office for the current Council, and what a remarkable journey it has been! Indeed, this budget today is […]

MEDIA RELEASE 2015/16 FINANCIAL YEAR – 3RD QUARTER..

2015/16 FINANCIAL YEAR – 3RD QUARTER PROGRESS MADE During its meeting on Wednesday, 23/03/2016, the Council of the Frances Baard District Municipality (FBDM) adopted the draft annual budget for 2016/17 and the draft district integrated development plan (IDP), review of 2015/16 and planning of 2016/17. The district municipality is well on track with the implementation […]

MEDIA RELEASE 2015/16 FINANCIAL YEAR BUDGET

In her budget speech to Council today the Executive Mayor, Councillor Khadi Moloi, reflected on the key achievements of the municipality thus far. She said that all projects planned for this year is well on track and will be completed successfully. She reiterated that the district municipality continues to support its local municipalities in ensuring […]

2015/2016 Budget Speech

  Honourable Speaker, Honourable MECs, Honourable Mayors and Speakers of our local municipalities, Honourable Councillors, Municipal Managers, Partners in local government, Members of the media, Distinguished guests, Ladies and gentlemen,   Mr Speaker,   I have the honour to present the fourth budget of our five year term of office, which is coming to an […]