Kai !Garib Local Municipality (NC082)
Geography, History & Economy
MDB code: NC082
Description: The Kai !Garib Local Municipality is a Category B municipality situated along the Orange River within the ZF Mgcawu District in the Northern Cape Province. It is bordered by Dawid Kruiper Local Municipality in the north-east and Namibia in the north-west.
It is the second-largest of the five municipalities that make up the district, accounting for a quarter of its geographical area. It is characterised by its unique landscape, with the Kalahari Desert on the one side and the Orange River on the other side.
Area: 26 377km²
Cities/Towns: Eksteenskuil, Kakamas, Keimoes, Kenhardt
Main Economic Sectors: Agriculture (51.8%), community and government services (15.9%), wholesale and retail trade (11.3%), finance services (7.6%), manufacturing (5.1%)The information in this directory is compiled from various sources and is subject to continual change. If you notice any errors or omissions, contact us so that we may correct them.