30 November 2014
Government wishes to advise members of the media about planned media briefings scheduled for the week of 1 to 7 December 2014.
On Tuesday, 02 December at 11:00am, Statistician General Pali Lehohla will release the mortality and causes of death in South Africa 2013 report. The release is based on data collected by the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) through the death registration system and presents statistics on the number and causes of death for 2013 by selected characteristics. The briefing will be held at Tshedimosetso House, Pretoria with a link up to Imbizo Media Centre, Cape Town.
Additional to these media briefings there are a number of public events that will be attended by the various Ministers. The details of the events are posted on the respective government websites.
All members of the media are advised that the media briefings are subject to change. However, the Department of Communications (DOC) will continue to update the media through its advisories.
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Issued by Department of Communications