Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma Local Municipality
|Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma|
|• Type||Municipal council|
|• Total||3,602 km2 (1,391 sq mi)|
|• Density||31/km2 (82/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+2 (SAST)|
Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma Local Municipality is a local municipality of South Africa. It was established after the August 2016 local elections by the merging of Ingwe and Kwa Sani local municipalities.
The municipal council consists of twenty-nine members elected by mixed-member proportional representation. Fifteen councillors are elected by first-past-the-post voting in fifteen wards, while the remaining fourteen 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 3 August 2016 the African National Congress (ANC) won a majority of twenty-three seats on the council. The following table shows the results of the election.
|African National Congress||28,724||29,046||57,770||80.6||15||8||23|
|Inkatha Freedom Party||2,417||2,362||4,779||6.7||0||2||2|
|Economic Freedom Fighters||1,478||1,447||2,925||4.1||0||1||1|
- Sum of the statistics from Census 2011 for Ingwe, Kwa Sani.
- "The Local Government Handbook". Retrieved 6 August 2016.
- "Results Summary – All Ballots: Creighton/Underberg" (PDF). Independent Electoral Commission. Retrieved 12 January 2017.
- "Seat Calculation Detail: Creighton/Underberg" (PDF). Independent Electoral Commission. Retrieved 12 January 2017.