Department: Sport, Arts and Culture

Contact details

Physical: 22 Abattoir Road, Ashburnham, Kimberley
Postal: Private Bag X5004, Kimberley, 8300
Tel: 053 807 4700
Fax: 053 807 4600


The mission of the Northern Cape Department of Sport, Arts and Culture is to serve all the people of the Northern Cape by promoting, protecting and developing sport and the diverse cultures of the province, while at the same time being a catalyst in development programmes, economic empowerment and other activities, thereby entrenching nation-building and social cohesion.

The Department's strategic goals are to provide political and strategic direction, as well as effective and efficient human resource management, financial management and general support services to the Department; promote, develop and transform arts and culture and language services in order to contribute to sustainable economic growth and opportunities, nation-building, good governance, and social and human capital development; promote, develop and transform culture, museums and heritage services; develop, transform and promote library, information and archives services; and improve the quality of life of all people of the Northern Cape through the development, transformation and promotion of sustainable sport and recreation programmes, which will lead to increased participation and global competitiveness of sportspeople.

Office Bearers/Management

Ms B Mbingo-Gigaba
Head of Department
Mr F Aysen

Ms Bongiwe Mbingo-Gigaba
Head of Department:
Mr Faisel Aysen
Mr A Coleridge
Senior Management:
Mr Z Cader (Senior Manager: Financial Management)
Mr B Jacobs (Senior Manager: Strategic Management)
Mr Neo Maneng (Head: Ministry)
Mr D Mdutyana (Senior Manager: Sport and Recreation)
Mr O Mereki (Senior Manager: Museum and Heritage Resource Services)
Mr P Modise (Senior Manager: Cultural Affairs)
Ms Z Mongwe (Senior Manager: Human Resource Management and Development)
Ms J Villet (Acting Senior Manager: Library Services)
Communications Officers:
Mr C Fortune (Office of the MEC)
Mr Morapedi Sekhoane

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
AUDIT OUTCOMEFinancially UnqualifiedQualifiedQualifiedQualified
Total Final Appropriation367 902311 129269 471239 294
Actual Expenditure337 900286 874256 651221 908
Employee Compensation111 16697 47380 94074 441
Goods and Services105 547116 19599 250103 041
Capital Assets40 51327 62243 93420 328
Unauthorised Expenditure----
Irregular Expenditure5 24914 42920 67927 150
Fruitless & Wasteful Expenditure-1970392
Posts Approved534362203645
Posts Filled419349185197
SourcesAnnual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual Report

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