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EMadlangeni Local Municipality

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Country  South Africa
Seat  Utrecht
Time zone  SAST (UTC+2)
Area  3,539 km²
Black african population  92.7%
Native english speakers  1.7%
Province  KwaZulu-Natal
Wards  4
Municipal code  KZN253
White population  5.7%
Native afrikaans speakers  6.1%
Native zulu speakers  87.9%
EMadlangeni Local Municipality
District  Amajuba District Municipality

eMadlangeni Local Municipality, previously known as Utrecht Local Municipality, is an administrative area in the Amajuba District of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa.

Contents

Map of Utrecht, South Africa

Main places

The 2001 census divided the municipality into the following main places:

Politics

The municipal council consists of eleven members elected by mixed-member proportional representation. Six councillors are elected by first-past-the-post voting in six wards, while the remaining five 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 six seats on the council. The following table shows the results of the election.

References

EMadlangeni Local Municipality Wikipedia


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