Deputy Minister of Communications Post SONA Imbizo in Alfred Nzo: 7 Apr

1 April 2015

Deputy Minister of Communications, Ms Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams (MP), accompanied by Executive Mayor, Ms Eunice Diko and Umzimvubu Mayor Councillor Phangwa will on Tuesday, 07 April 2015 visit Siqhingeni village, ward 10 in Mt Frere as part of the National Imbizo focus week.

As per decision of Cabinet on Wednesday 18 February 2015, a National Imbizo Focus Week, the second of the current administration, has been called for 07th – 12th April 2015. The Imbizo Focus Week is a heightened period of communication aimed at strengthening mutually beneficial interaction and engagement as well as progressive partnerships between government and communities.

The Deputy Minister will also participate in the handover of Siqhingeni bulk water scheme which will provide access to clean water for approximately four rural villages with an estimated population of 2000 households.

The Focus Week is guided by the Cabinet approved, National Communication Strategy’s five-year theme – “Together we move South Africa forward”. This is a rallying theme promoting partnership and transforming the country into a better place for all to live in. Members of the media are invited and encouraged to attend as follows:

Details are as follows:
Date: 7 April 2015
Time: 09h00
Activity: Door to Door engagement
Venue: Mtsila Village, ward 10, Mt Frere

Time: 12h00
Activity: Hand-over of bulk water scheme and Imbizo
Venue: Siqhingeni Village, Ward 10, Umzimvubu Local Municipality

RSVP should be forwarded to:
Yolisa Blom
Cell: 071 641 5077

Ndyebo Kopo
Cell: 083 464 9529

Enquiries:   
Zolisa Xabadiya
Contact: 083 624 7785

Ndlelantle Pinyana
Contact: 076 142 8606

Issued by Department of Communications

Year: 
2015
Media Statement date: 
Wednesday, April 1, 2015