Media Advisory - 07 June 2011

Minister Tokyo Sexwale and the MEC Soviet Lekganyane will on Thursday, 09 June 2011 hand over seventy six houses built as part of the commemoration of 1976 Soweto uprising in Limpopo.

The Youth Built is an initiative by the department whereby young people assist in the building of houses for the elderly, orphaned and people with disability.

Amongst the beneficiaries is 73 year old Ms Mokgatjane who participated in the historic 1956 Woman’s March to the Union Buildings.

The event will take place as follows:

Venue: Mohodi Ga-Manthata, New Stands
Date   : 09 June 2011
Time   :12H00

For enquiries contact:

Mandulo Maphumulo
079 699 5145
Dieketseng Diale

Issued by the Department of Human Settlements

Press Release Date: 
Tuesday, June 7, 2011