News Letter

Disaster caused by Storm

On the  26 October 2016 at around 16h30 , Ward 08 in Emakhazeni (Belfast ) was affected by storm

 The extent of damage caused by the disaster is as follows; a total number of 7 families were affected. The Municipality has moved very much swiftly to give the necessary  assistance to the affected families and the form of assistance given  includes amongst others the following ;

- Since the day of the incident to date temporary shelter has been offered to the families by the Municipality
- 30 Blankets were donated by Nkangala District Municipality
- Food parcels were donated by local business(Spar)
- The municipality engaged with the Department of Social development (DSD) to offer assistance in a form of food parcels
- Engagements between the Municipality and department of human settlement have ensured to intervene in  properly housing these  families