Media Statement - 31 July 2014

The Ministerial Enquiry on Nomzamo (Lwandle) evictions has completed its community oral presentations with the affected members of the community this afternoon. The hearings were held at the Lwandle Community Hall in Lwandle.

Members of the Enquiry will however continue with the taking of statements from the members of the community who were affected by the evictions in June 2014. Details of this process will be communicated in due course.

Moving forward, the Enquiry will hear from the representatives of the South African Police Services (SAPS) on Friday, 8 August 2014.

In the interest of transparency and meaningful public participation the Enquiry will conduct its hearings in public and everyone interested can attend. However, this will apply on the basis of the first come first serve situation due to space limitations.

Details of the oral presentation by the SAPS are as follows:

Date: Friday, 8 August 2014
Time: 10:00
Venue: Good Hope Sub-Council Building, 44 Wale Street, Cape Town.

For media enquiries please contact:
Vusi Tshose - 0835815265

Press Release Date: 
Thursday, July 31, 2014