Deputy Minister of Communications to host Women's Month outreach programme: 22-23 Aug

20 August 2014

The Deputy Minister of Communications, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams will be visiting Mpumalanga over a period of two days as part of Imbizo programme. The outreach programme will kick start with a stakeholder engagement session with local government communicators, community media and members of state owned companies.

As part of commemorating women’s month, the Deputy Minister will hand over twenty (20) Open View HD television set installations at women-led households and fifteen (15) computers at Phatfwa Secondary School.

To conclude the programme, Deputy Minister will host a youth dialogue with female students from the University of Mpumalanga on Saturday 23 August 2014. 

Members of the media are invited to attend the events as follows

Media Programme

Day 1: Friday 22 August 2014

Part 1: Ehlanzeni Council Chambers

09h30 – 10h00 Arrival and registration
10h30 – 11h30 Stakeholder engagement

Part 2: Phatfwa Secondary School

12h00 - 12h30 Arrival and registration
13h00 – 13h15 Keynote address by the Deputy Minister
13h15 – 13h30 Handover of computers
13h30 – 13h45 Photo Opportunity and door stop interviews

Part 3: Mbonisweni Trust

14h00 – 14h30 Arrival
14h30 – 15h00 Handover of Open View HD television sets
15h00 – 15h15 Address by the Deputy Minister
15h15 – 15h30 Photo Opportunity

Day 2: Saturday, 23 August 2014

Venue: University of Mpumalanga

08h30 – Arrival and registration
09h05 – Address by Deputy Minister
09h20 – Youth Dialogue
09h50 – Media doorstop and photo opportunity

All members of the media should RSVP to:

Ireen Magwai
Cell: 082 440 5676
E-mail: Ireen@gcis.gov.za 

Poppy Maluka
Poppy@gcis.gov.za
Cell: 071 606 3998

Enquiries

Nthabeleng Mokitimi
Cell: 081 308 0193

Issued by: Government Communication and Information System

Year: 
2014
Media Statement date: 
Wednesday, August 20, 2014