Siyabonga Sangweni Youth Festival and Mayoral Sports Day Event

The Siyabonga Sangweni Sports Tournament held at the KwaDondotha sports field in uMfolozi was a huge success. The three-day sporting fiesta, which took place from 7 July 19 June – 9 July 2017, saw teams across the area of King Cetshwayo District Municipality and uMfolozi battle it out for the title of being called the champions in chess, boxing soccer, netball, Induku and Mountain Climbing.

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Education is the Road to Success for Youth of uMfolozi

uMfolozi Municipality held a Career Expo, hosting more than 2000 grade 10-12 learners, at the Dondotha Sports field, on Friday 7 July 2017. The Career Expo combined with the Siyabonga Sangweni Youth Festival and Mayoral Sports Day, aimed at providing information on skills development and career opportunities that is required and direction of study the learners should aspire towards. Read more

uMfolozi Municipality Celebrates Nelson Mandela Day

Take Action. Inspire Change. Make Everyday a Mandela Day

Annually on the 18th of July, the international community celebrates the life of former President Nelson Mandela, who dedicated his life towards fighting for human rights.

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Siyabonga Sangweni Sports Tournament

uMfolozi Municipality’s 5th Annual Siyabonga Sangweni Sports Tournament

Everything is geared up for the uMfolozi Municipality to host its annual Siyabonga Sangweni Sports Tournament on the 7th to 9th July 2017 in the sports stars hometown of Dondotha- kwaMthethwa in uMfolozi north of the province. A career Expo will also take place on the 7th of July 2017.

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Asanda Mbuyazi Laid to Rest in uMfolozi

The devastated family of Asanda Mbuyazi a young mother with albinism laid her to rest on Friday, 2 June 2017 at Ndlabeyilandula, Ward 4 in uMfolozi Municipality. The body of  Mbuyazi was found stripped naked in the bushes near her home stabbed 20 times by her boyfriend.

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June 16th Youth Day 2017

uMfolozi Municipality Commemorates Youth Month The year of OR Tambo: advancing youth Economic Empowerment


As we celebrate Youth Day on June 16, we remember the school learners who raised their voices and stood up for the freedom to have equal education and fighting against the restraints of our education system based on racial divides.

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The community of uMfolozi wards 2, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15 attentively listening to speakers at the 2017/2018 IDP and Draft Budget roadshow at the Ntuzuma Hall.

Community Centred IDP and Draft Budget 2017/2022 Tabled

The uMfolozi Municipality tabled the Integrated Development Plan (IDP) and Draft Budget 2017/2022 Roadshow for wards 2, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15, and 17 at the Ntuzuma Community Hall on Thursday 4 May 2017.

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Minister Muthambi Hands over School Supplies to Learners of uMfolozi

uMfolozi Municipality Mayor Cllr Smanga Mgenge, learners and teachers were filled with joy when Communications Minister Faith Muthambi handed over 10 bicycles to the learners of Ntongande High School on Wednesday, 11 January 2017, the first day of 2017 school year, as part of her Back to School Campaign.

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uMfolozi Municipality Launches Local Aids Councils

The uMfolozi Municipality officially launched the Local Aids Council and Operation Sukuma Sakhe Local Task Team. The launch was held on Monday 19 December 2016 at the uMfolozi Municipal Hall.

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uMfolozi Hands Over Computers to Community Centre

The uMfolozi Municipality in partnership with private businesses donated computers to the Khayalethemba Community Centre on Monday 19 December in ward 5. The donation of the computers was as a result of the uMfolozi Municipality’s programme of providing skills upliftment within the community with the help of the business community in order to fully tackle unemployment.

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uMfolozi Municipality Celebrates with High Achieving 2016 Matric Learners

The uMfolozi Municipality held the 2016 Matric Awards Ceremony to honour the top achieving matriculants in uMfolozi, on Friday, 20 January 2017 at the uMfolozi Municipal Hall. A hundred and sixteen deserving learners were awarded with bursaries and certificates, while the top ten high achieving schools were awarded for their commitment to producing quality education.

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Minister Muthambi Launches Digital Terrestrial Television in uMfolozi

Minister of Communications Faith Muthambi held a Digital Terrestrial Television Imbizo in uMfolozi Municipality at the Donda Sports Field, ward 17. The aim of the DTT Imbizo was to raise public awareness on Digital Terrestrial Television and the migration from analogue to digital television.

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