Minister Muthambi to host a SADC Media Awards Thank You Dinner to honour South African Winners: 2 Oct

30 September 2015

The Minister of Communications, Ms Faith Muthambi will host a SADC Thank You Dinner to honour South African winners of the 2015 Competition.  The awards aim to recognize excellence in journalism in the area of print, photojournalism, television and radio as well as to encourage media practitioners in member states to cover issues pertaining to the region for the promotion of regional integration and cooperation.

South Africa successfully participated and won the television category in the 2015 SADC Media Awards competition.  As a token of appreciation, GCIS is organising a Thank You Dinner to award prizes and celebrate the 2015 Chapter of the Awards.  
The Minister of Communications will be accompanied by the Gauteng MEC for Economic Development and the Tshwane Mayor.

Members of the media are invited to attend the event as follows:
Date: Friday, 02 October 2015
Time: 18h00
Venue: Freedom Park, Pretoria
 
Dress code: Formal or traditional
GPS coordinates
Latitude: S 25 45.846
Longitude: E 28 11.238
 
RSVP to Ms Itumeleng Shongwane: itumelengs@gcis.gov.za or Nontuthuzelo Jas: nontuthuzelo@gcis.gov.za 
 
Enquiries: Mr Mishack Molakeng
Spokesperson for the Minister of Communications
Cell: 082 469 3997

ISSUED BY GOVERNMENT COMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION SYSYTEM (GCIS)

Year: 
2015
Media Statement date: 
Wednesday, September 30, 2015