Victor Khanye Local Municipality
Location in Mpumalanga
|• Type||Municipal council|
|• Mayor||Evah Makhabane|
|• Total||1,568 km2 (605 sq mi)|
|• Density||48/km2 (120/sq mi)|
|Racial makeup (2011)|
|• Black African||82.3%|
|First languages (2011)|
|• Southern Ndebele||25.4%|
|Time zone||SAST (UTC+2)|
Victor Khanye Local Municipality (formerly Delmas Local Municipality) is located in the Nkangala District Municipality of Mpumalanga province, South Africa. The seat of Delmas Local Municipality is Delmas. The local municipality was one of the four to have passed the 2009-10 audit by the Auditor-General of South Africa, who deemed it to have a clean administration.
|Place||Code||Area (km2)||Population||Most spoken language|
|Remainder of the municipality||80802||1,466.21||17,275||Southern Ndebele|
The municipal council consists of seventeen members elected by mixed-member proportional representation. Nine councillors are elected by first-past-the-post voting in nine wards, while the remaining eight are chosen from party lists so that the total number of party representatives is proportional to the number of votes received. In the election of 18 May 2011 the African National Congress (ANC) won a majority of thirteen seats on the council.
|African National Congress||11,921||12,111||24,032||75.1||8||5||13|
|National Freedom Party||395||389||784||2.5||0||1||1|
|Freedom Front Plus||200||196||396||1.2||0||0||0|
|Congress of the People||169||124||293||0.9||0||0||0|
|Pan Africanist Congress||105||76||181||0.6||0||0||0|
- "Contact list: Executive Mayors". Government Communication & Information System. Retrieved 22 February 2012.
- "Table: Census 2011 by district council, gender, age in 5 year groups and population group". Statistics South Africa. Retrieved 6 November 2012.
- "Table: Census 2011 by district council, gender, language and population group". Statistics South Africa. Retrieved 6 November 2012.
- Auditor-General urges South Africa’s mayors to lead the drive towards clean administration by 2014
- Lookup Tables - Statistics South Africa
- "Results Summary – All Ballots: Delmas" (PDF). Independent Electoral Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2013.
- "Seat Calculation Detail: Delmas" (PDF). Independent Electoral Commission. Retrieved 3 December 2013.