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Karoo Hoogland goes remote

Karoo Hoogland goes remote

Karoo Hoogland joins the growing number of municipalities to adopt remote working Earlier this year, KAROO HOOGLAND joined the growing number of municipalities to transition over to remote working. Well regarded for its municipal performance and ranked high by the National Treasury for its ERP system, we spoke to their Chief Financial Officer, Sarel Myburgh, […]

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SEBATA MUNICIPAL SOLUTIONS ATTAINS B-BBEE LEVEL 1 STATUS

SEBATA MUNICIPAL SOLUTIONS ATTAINS B-BBEE LEVEL 1 STATUS

Sebata has announced that it is a certified Level 1 B-BBEE contributor following industry requirements. “This transition has been years in the making”, says CEO, Busani Ndlovu. “We have dedicated considerable time to the transformation of our business to proportionately reflect management and ownership”. “Our newly acquired status also means that we’ve joined the global […]

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Amajubas success story adopting technologies in critical times

Amajubas success story adopting technologies in critical times

The COVID-19 outbreak has left the world reeling from shock. It’s easy to freeze when caught unawares, but to stay in that vulnerable position could cost a business dearly and leave a community helpless. Preparedness is everything. Amajuba District Municipality did exactly that when they embraced digitisation and began their transition years before the world […]

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Sebata offers Business Analytics as a service

Sebata offers Business Analytics as a service

Sebata Group Holdings now offers Business Analytics (BA) as a service. New technologies are making cities smarter and there’s an increasing need for business analytics that can improve municipal policy and performance. SebataBA helps municipalities to sift through mountains of data, helping them to make better informed, more accurate decisions. This stand-alone service combines data, […]

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Sebata helps Chief Albert Luthuli achieve an unqualified audit opinion

Sebata helps Chief Albert Luthuli achieve an unqualified audit opinion

Using the SebataEMS system, our client, the Chief Albert Luthuli Local Municipality, received an unqualified opinion from the auditors. The judgement shows that the municipality’s financial statements for the 2018/19 financial year were fairly and appropriately presented and comply with Generally Recognised Accounting Practise (GRAP). We are proud to have helped Albert Luthuli Local Municipality […]

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Sebata achieves 100% pass rate for MCSA learnership programme

Sebata achieves 100% pass rate for MCSA learnership programme

MCSA is a certification programme for people seeking entry-level jobs in an IT environment, and is a prerequisite for some advanced Microsoft certifications. With local unemployment sitting at a startling 29%, targeted skills development is critical for social and economic stability. Having identified key skills gaps, Sebata Municipal Solutions has established its Skills Development Centre […]

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IDENTIFYING LEADERSHIP AND TALENT

IDENTIFYING LEADERSHIP AND TALENT

In the article, Characteristics of Leadership Effectiveness: Implementing Change and Driving Innovation in Organizations by Gilley, Dixon, and Gilley (2008), we find a simple but operational definition for its use here. According to the article, a good leader “communicates appropriately and significantly motivates others” to forward the organisation’s mission. To this end, not only is it imperative […]

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AMANZI METERS GETS INTERNATIONAL CERTIFICATION

AMANZI METERS GETS INTERNATIONAL CERTIFICATION

Amanzi Meters is now ISO 9001:2015 certified. Earlier this month, Amanzi Meters was awarded the certification by the Switzerland-based international body, International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO), confirming that they meet the global standards of quality. This certification has opened up new markets for Amanzi Meters whose global reach now extends even further into Africa. ISO […]

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JOE GQABI FOOTBALLERS ON THE MAP

JOE GQABI FOOTBALLERS ON THE MAP

The atmosphere was electric and energetic. The fans – mostly JGDM staff members clapped and chanted as one in support of their team. On the 13th of June 2018, the JGDM Footballers played their first match in their official soccer kit sponsored to them by Sebata Municipal Solutions. Sebata, who currently services Joe Gqabi municipality […]

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