Imbizo week programme update: 1 - 8 November


1 November 2008

Government began its Imbizo Week, from Saturday, 1 November 2008 to Saturday, 8 November 2008, under the theme: It is time! Make a difference.

Following are some of the events taking place:

1. The Minister of Minerals and Energy, Buyelwa Sonjica will interact with the community of Mogwase in Rustenburg. The visit aims to give feedback on some of the issues raised during a Presidential Imbizo in August 2008.

Date: Monday, 3 November 2008
Time: 10:00
Venue: Mogwase Sports Field, Mogwase District Munipality
Contact: Sputnik Rantau
Cell: 082 521 9614

    
2. MEC Mashego Dlamini will visit hold a community Imbizo.

Date: Monday, 3 November 2008
Time:  10:00
Venue: Slindile Sports Field, Lothair, Msukaligwa Municipality in Mpumalanga
Contact: Simphiwe Kunene
Cell: 082 413 3931

3. The Minister of Arts and Culture, Pallo Jordan, will hold a sectoral Imbizo aimed at encouraging investment in culture, and the fight against poverty.

Date: Tuesday, 4 November 2008
Time: 09:00
Venue: Durban Playhouse, KwaZulu-Natal province
Contact: Nnete Motlhabani
Cell: 082 888 2060

4. The Premier of Gauteng, Paul Mashatile, will undertake a door-to-door visit and provide voters' registration packs to communities of Sedibeng in Sharpeville.

Date: Wednesday, 5 November 2008
Time: 15:00
Venue: Sedibeng, Sharpeville
Contact: Nic Coertze
Tel: 011 834 3621

Enquiries
Pheliswa Sebati
Tel: 012 314 2207
Cell: 082 413 4609

Issued by: Government Communications (GCIS)

Year: 
2008
Media Statement date: 
Saturday, November 1, 2008