Sisulu on a two day visit to Kwa-Zulu Natal to engage with Stakeholders in the sector

Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Minister, Lindiwe Sisulu will on 05 July 2019 visit Cornubia Integrated Residential Development Project to assess the progress made, hand over title deeds and to do a sod-turning for the construction of a new school.

The Cornubia project includes the creation of inclusive modern settlements made of decent housing units, industrial factories, retail parks and office spaces for various businesses. It is one of the many human settlements projects that are being implemented countrywide to meet the housing demand and improved access to basic services such as better roads, schools, and transport networks.

Some of the developments linked to the Cornubia IRDP project include the newly completed Mt Edgecombe interchange along the N2 highway towards the King Shaka International Airport and the Cornubia Mall.

The visit to Cornubia will be preceded by a series of meetings between Minister and various sector stakeholders. These include provincial MECs, Water boards and Business community.

The Minister is expected to be accompanied by Deputy Ministers of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, Ms Pamela Tshwete and Mr David Mahlobo and MEC for Human Settlements and Public Works, Ms Peggy Nkonyeni, MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Mr Sipho Hlomuka and MEC for Education in the province Mr Kwazi Mshengu.
Details are as follows:
Date: Thursday, 05 July 2019
Time: 11:15 for 11:30 am
Venue: Cornubia

NOTE: Those who need transport from Durban City Centre should indicate by no later than Thursday 04/06/19 Midday.

Media Enquiries: Ndivhuwo Mabaya 083 645 7838 or and Mbulelo Baloyi on 083 320 0274

Issued by the Ministry of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation
240 Justice Mohamed Street
Govan Mbeki House
Sunnyside, Pretoria

Press Release Date: 
Tuesday, July 2, 2019