Minister Sisulu and MEC Madikizela to visit Hout Bay fire victims

Tuesday 14 March 2017, National Minister of Human Settlements Lindiwe Sisulu, Deputy Minister Zou Kota –Fredericks and Western Cape Human Settlements MEC, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will visit Hout Bay following the tragic fire which left thousands of people homeless.

The Ministers will be joined by City of Cape Town officials who have been working around the clock, assisting victims since the fire broke out in the early hours of Saturday. They will assess the damage on site before visiting displaced victims at various community halls in the area.

There will be opportunities to interview the delegation on future plans to prevent such tragedies from ever happening again in our communities.

All media is invited to attend.

Date: 14 March 2017
Time: 14h30
Venue: Hout Bay Fire Station,

Media Enquiries: Ndivhuwo Mabaya 083 645 7838 and Mrs Ntomboxolo Makoba-Somdaka 082 953 0026



Press Release Date: 
Monday, March 13, 2017