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Press Releases

Second consecutive unqualified audit
01 February 2016

Kouga Municipality has received an unqualified audit from the Office of the Auditor General for the second consecutive year

Tourism Buddies, lifeguards and law enforcement officers at Dolphin Beach attended customer service training this week as part of the municipality’s preparations for the Festive Season. Buddies to boost Tourism
25 November 2015

Ten “Tourism Buddies” have been appointed at Jeffreys Bay to help keep visitors safe and to assist them with any tourism query they might have.

Minister to host World Fisheries Day Imbizo
19 November 2015

Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister, Mr Senzeni Zokwana, will use World Fisheries Day to engage the local fishing industry on existing opportunities to fight poverty and create jobs.

(Front) Elsie Trompterrer, Caroline Mintoor, Dot Cappaert, (back) Rochelle Potgieter, Ann Titus and Sharon Rudolph are taking shell craft in a new direction with the release of their first Christmas Shell Collection. Shell craft with a Christmas twist
16 November 2015

Shell crafters from Jeffreys Bay are gearing up for a busy Festive Season. They have released their first Christmas decor and homeware collection, with the support of Kouga Municipality.

At the hoisting of the Blue Flag at Dolphin Beach on Friday were (from left) Ward 7 Councillor Bulelwa Koliti, Social Services Portfolio Councillor Thandeka Maseti, Jakkie Pieters from APD and his care-giver Sonnyboy Mahlangu, Executive Mayor Daphne Kettledas and Local Economic Development Portfolio Councillor Phumzile Oliphant. Blue Flag season opens
13 November 2015

The prestigious Blue Flag was officially raised at Kouga’s Dolphin Beach on Friday, 13 November, giving the tourist spot another nod as part of an elite group of beaches.

Let's make Guy Fawkes safe for everyone
03 November 2015

Kouga Executive Mayor Daphne Kettledas has appealed to residents to take hands with law enforcement authorities to help keep Guy Fawkes (5 November) crime-free and safe for everyone this year.

New regulations when applying for driver's and vehicle licences
01 November 2015

Persons wishing to apply for any driver’s or vehicle licence are now required to submit proof of residence along with their application to the Traffic Department.

Library for Sea Vista
13 October 2015

Kouga Municipality and the Kouga Wind Farm are taking hands to build a library at Sea Vista, St Francis Bay.

Matrics urged to work hard and dream big
12 October 2015

On behalf of the Kouga Council, Speaker Magdalene Dlomo wishes Kouga matrics all the best with their final school exams.

Mayor leads Executive Outreach
09 October 2015

Kouga Executive Mayor Daphne Kettledas and the Mayoral Committee will host an Executive Outreach to communities this October and November.

Dolphin Beach at Jeffreys Bay Blue Flag for Kouga beach
07 October 2015

Dolphin Beach at Jeffreys Bay has once again been awarded full Blue Flag status for the period November 2015 to April 2016.

IDP community consultation meetings will take place at community halls across Kouga this October and November. Communities invited to help review IDP
05 October 2015

Kouga communities are invited to participate in the review of the local municipality’s Integrated Development Plan (IDP) this October and November.

Matrics joined in prayer and praise at the 2014 session. Prayer sessions for matrics
02 October 2015

Kouga Municipality will be hosting two prayer sessions for matriculants this October in preparation of their final school examinations.

Misiwe Jujwana of Uzuko Lwethu Sewing Projects (centre) shows some of her materials to Eastern Cape Premier Phumulo Masualle (second from right). With them are (from left) Vuyiseka Nokhenke from DSRAC, Ward 9 Councillor Xolisile Persent, Kouga Executive Mayor Daphne Kettledas and Tourism and Creative Industries Portfolio Chairperson Virginia Camealio-Benjamin. Kouga hosts provincial Heritage Day celebrations
25 September 2015

Sarah Baartman was the defining feature of the official Eastern Cape Heritage Month celebrations, which took place at Hankey in Kouga on 24 September.

Handing over waste bins to Mzingisi Primary School teacher Sithembele Cunge and pupil Zusakhe Khayingana (both centre) were (from left) Cokisa Consultants Director Lisolomzi Sogayise, DEA Jobs in Waste Project Manager Nkosinathi Nomoyi, Kouga  Solid Waste Manager Gcobisa Dadamasi, Social Services Portfolio Councillor Thandeka Maseti, and Bongile Magadla and Lungile Mzuzu from DEA. Job opportunities in waste
14 September 2015

‘Cleanliness’was the buzzword during the Kouga Environmental Day held at the Humansdorp Country Club in September.

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