Underprivileged Stanger residents who have been renting homes from the government were handed title deeds by president Ramaphosa last Saturday.
With the district’s population on the rise, discussions were underway to outline what changes were needed in order to enhance the district.
Ilembe mayor Sduduzo Gumede urged the community to bring back the spirit of Ubuntu.
Employees can now raise the alarm when they suspect fraud or corruption is taking place.
The DA had proven in the Western Cape, where it has governed since 2009, that it is capable of creating jobs and instilling clean governance.
About 400 ANC members in Maphumulo and Tshawini had allegedly switched to the Inkatha Freedom Party – a sign that the ruling party needs to roll up their sleeves if they want to maintain people’s trust.
While KDM focuses on electricity and infrastructure maintenance and development, Ilembe is concerned with water and sanitation.
Enterprise Ilembe presented a detailed outline of their developmental plans, successes and budget to senior Ilembe officials and the media last week.
Revenue enhancement campaign seeks to encourage people to pay their dues for municipal services.
The project will take at least 13 months to complete.
Ilembe education department awarded the most improved district in the country.