The First Indigenous and Traditional Leaders Indaba Restores the Dignity and Pride of Africans by Recognizing their Heritage and History.

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The 1st Indigenous and Traditional Leaders Indaba, kicked off on 29 May 2017 in Boksburg, Ekurhuleni, under the theme “Unity in Diversity – Together moving South Africa Forward for an inclusive prosperous future”. The decision to convene the Indaba, follows the request by Traditional leaders to have a dialogue with government and key stakeholders on […]

Address by His Excellency, President Jacob Zuma, on the occasion of the Indigenous and Traditional Leaders Indaba

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Honourable Ministers and Deputy Ministers, Chairperson of the National House of Traditional Leaders, Kgosi  Maubane and all our traditional leaders, Leaders of Political Parties Chairpersons of the Provincial Houses of Traditional Leaders, President of Contralesa, Kgoshi Setlamorago Thobejane Chairperson of the NKC, Mr Cecil Le Fleur Chairperson of SALGA, Councillor Parks Tau, Fellow South Africans, […]

Opening Remarks by the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Mr Des van Rooyen

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His Excellency, President JG  Zuma Your Majesties Chairperson and Deputy of the National House of Traditional Leaders, Kgosi P P Maubane and Inkosi Mahlangu Ministers and Deputy Ministers present Acting Premier of Gauteng Province, Leaders of Political Parties Members of Parliament and NCOP Deputy President of SALGA, Executive Mayors, Mayors and councillors President and Executive […]

NHTL Chairperson Opening Remarks

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Let me take this opportunity to welcome the first citizen of the Country, His Excellency the President, Mr JG Zuma His Majesties present Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Honourable Des Van Rooyen The Premier of Gauteng Province, Honourable David Makhura All our Ministers who are here with us today. Deputy Ministers Obed Bapela […]

Minister van Rooyen Joined the World Dialogue on Disaster Risk Reduction

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The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), honourable Des van Rooyen joined UN representative and delegates from other countries at an important world’s foremost gathering on reducing disaster risk and building the resilience of communities and nations, the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction. South Africa, like many other developing countries, faces increasing […]

Deputy Minister Nel’s 2017 Budget Vote Speech

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Address by Mr Andries Nel, MP, Deputy Minister for Cooperative Governance & Traditional Affairs (responsible for Provincial and Local Government) during the debate on Budget Vote 4: Cooperative Governance & Traditional Affairs 18 May 2017 Chairperson, Honourable Members, Minister and Deputy Ministers, I associate myself with the protocol observed by Min van Rooyen, Everything that […]

ADDRESS BY THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF COOPERATIVE GOVERNANCE AND TRADITIONAL AFFAIRS, MR DES VAN ROOYEN

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  ADDRESS BY THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF COOPERATIVE GOVERNANCE AND TRADITIONAL AFFAIRS, MR DES VAN ROOYEN, ON THE OCCASION OF COOPERATIVE GOVERNANCE AND TRADITIONAL AFFAIRS BUDGET VOTE SPEECH, UNDER THE THEME, “Transforming Municipal Spaces for Radical Socio-economic Development,” 18 MAY 2017,  Cape Town Speaker of the House, Colleagues, Ministers and Deputy Ministers, Honourable Members, Your […]

National House of Traditional Leaders Debate

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During the occasion of opening of the National House of Traditional Leaders on 03 March 2017, His Excellency President Jacob Zuma delivered an address. Following its official opening, the members of the National House of Traditional Leaders will on 30 March 2017 debate the speech delivered by the President. The aim of the debate is […]