Media Advisory: IFP National Assembly to Conduct Outreach Programme in Gauteng

Jul 7, 2023 | Press Releases

The IFP National Parliamentary Caucus, supported by IFP Gauteng Caucus, will conduct a series of key oversight visits in Johannesburg (Soweto) and Tshwane (Hammanskraal) on Thursday, July 13, and Sunday, July 16, 2023.

The purpose of the oversight visits is to assess challenges related to the delivery of essential services, such as safety and security, water, healthcare, SASSA grants, home affairs services, and the overall living conditions in these townships.

Several stops will be made in places such as SAPS Moroka, Home Affairs Maponya Mall, Home Affairs Orlando, the Hammanskraal Community Centre, as well as SAPS Tembisa, to listen to community members’ concerns, which the IFP will bring to the attention of the National Assembly and the Gauteng Provincial Legislature for possible government intervention.

On the days between the Johannesburg, and Tshwane and Ekurhuleni oversight visits, the IFP National Parliamentary Caucus will host a two-day Health and Welfare Summit, from 14 – 15 July 2023, at the Monte Casino Pivot Conference Centre.

The Summit, which will be addressed by various experts in the health and water industries, will provide an opportunity to discuss the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill, as well as ongoing water and social service delivery challenges, among others.

The Summit will also be attended by the IFP President, Velenkosini Hlabisa MPL, as well as IFP National and IFP Gauteng Provincial Leadership.

Details are as follows:

Johannesburg (Soweto) Oversight Visit
Date: Thursday, 13 July 2023
Time: 10h00
Venue: SAPS Moroka

Health and Welfare Summit
Date: Friday, 14 July 2023 to Saturday, 15 July 2013
Time: 09h00 both days
Venue: Monte Casino, Pivot Conference Centre

Tshwane (Hammanskraal) Oversight Visit
Date: Sunday, 16 July 2023
Time: 10h30
Venue: Hammanskraal Community Centre

Ekurhuleni (Tembisa) Oversight Visit
Date: Sunday, 16 July 2023
Time: 14h00
Venue: SAPS Tembisa

All members of the media are invited to attend.

Contact:

Hon. Zandile Majozi MP
IFP Deputy Chief Whip in Parliament and IFP Gauteng Deputy Chairperson
073 052 9556

Hon. Liezl van der Merwe MP
IFP Director of Communications
082 729 2510

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