Close
Minister Ramatlhodi’s Imbizo programme heads to Mbombela community

Minister Ramatlhodi’s Imbizo programme heads to Mbombela community

As he continues his quest for improved provision of services by government to citizens, Minister for the Public Service and Administration, Adv. Ngoako Ramatlhodi will again meet residents of Kabokweni in Mbombela, Mpumalanga on Monday 14, November 2016 to give feedback on the issues raised during the visit to the community last year, as part of his ‘Batho Pele- putting people first’ programme.

The visit seeks to respond to service delivery challenges experienced by citizens through capacitating government institutions with the requisite skills and information to improve the level of service delivery quality.

During the engagement, the community raised issues including lack of water, roads and poor services at government service points such as the local clinic and police station. Youth also highlighted the lack of socio- economic opportunities for young people to further their education after completion of basic education.

The Imbizo will also provide the Minister with an opportunity to update the public on programmes that are being implemented to improve their lives through the Medium Term Strategic Framework (MTSF). MTSF is government’s first five year implementation plan of the National Development Plan (NDP) covering the period 2014 to 2019.

Minister Ramatlhodi’s programme is a strategic vehicle that enables the department to interact with citizens in its quest to improve service provision in support of the priorities of government. 

Members of the media are invited to the event as follows: 

Date: Monday, 14 November 2016                                         
Time: 10h00
Venue: Moyeni Ward 36 Sport Ground, Zwelitsha, Ntsikazi Zone  

RSVPs: Wisane Mavasa on 0828061351/ Wisane.mavasa@dpsa.gov.za

Distributed by APO on behalf of Republic of South Africa: Department of Government Communication and Information.

Media files
Republic of South Africa: Department of Government Communication and Information
Download logo

Rate this article

Author Thumbnail
Written by African Business Magazine

African Business and its award-winning team is widely respected for its editorial excellence. We provide the all important tools enabling you to maintain a critical edge in a continent that is changing the world. Our special reports profile a wide range of sectors and industries including Energy, Oil and Gas, Aviation, Agriculture to name but a few.

Related Posts

Join our mailing list

If you would like Independent, Informative and Invaluable news analysis on the African continent, delivered straight to your inbox, join our mailing list.

Help us deliver better content