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Thabazimbi

This is Thabazimbi Local Municipality’s first term under DA minority government. The newly formed government had a rocky start, inheriting an office without any office equipment. However, plans to increase income and remedy the financial crisis it inherited are already in motion. The Municipality aims to deliver basic services to all residents in the community.

Thabazimbi's Success Stories

Meet the Speaker Running Thabazimbi Municipality

Speaker Lambert Hendrik Joubert (PhD)

Speaker Lambert Hendrik Joubert describes himself as ADA (Always Democratic Alliance) because his upbringing was according to DA principles. The newly elected Speaker of coalition-run Thabazimbi was prompted to get into politics because he saw his community collapse around him. Lambert was born in Smithfield in the Free State and he grew up in Bethal,…

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News from Thabazimbi

Electricity Meter project well underway

The grant funding agreement to install electricity meters to over 3000 households in Thabazimbi was finalised in December 2016. Private and public entities were invited to participate in the Steering Committee and work on the project started in early 2017. To date over 600 meters have been installed in the community and the project is…

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