Human Settlements on a stakeholder engagement road show in south of Western Cape

Human Settlements Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo and Western Cape MEC Bonginkosi Madikizela will on Thursday and Friday visit the protest-stricken Eden District Municipality to engage with communities on their housing concerns.

The event comes after protests in Plettenberg, and George highlighting the plight of communities to acquire proper housing and land. The Minister, MEC and Mayors of the respective municipalities will address community meetings; walk about in the recently-built homes and view progress on the on-going projects.

All members of the media are invited to these Human Settlements community events, as shown on details below:

July 5 2018

Venue: Plettenberg Bay

Time: 09:00

July 6 2018

Venue: Khayalethu – 32 Tyityityi Street, Kynsna

Time: 09:00

Venue: Thembalethu, Asazani – George

Time: 11:30

For more information, please contact the Department of Human Settlements’ Head of Communications: Xolani Xundu 083 788 5747

Director of Media Services: Mandulo Maphumulo on 079 699 5145 or Director of Communications: Nathan Adriaanse 083 263 1720

Press Release Date: 
Tuesday, July 3, 2018