Western Cape councils are streets ahead

29 February 2016 - 08:16 By Gareth van Onselen

With the local government elections only a few months away, a new report has found that Western Cape municipalities are the best performing and those in Eastern Cape the worst.The report, by the Good Governance Africa agency, ranks all the country's 234 municipalities by 15 performance indicators.The report found that 15 of the top 20 municipalities are in DA-run Western Cape - the top three are Swellendam, Hessequa and Bergrivier.

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