Media Statements

Media Alert: Invitation to the CoGTA Imbizo – Phuthaditjaba and Harrismith

The Minister for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Mr Des van Rooyen invites members of the media to join the CoGTA outreach programme that will start from Phuthaditjaba multipurpose community centre culminating at Harrismith – Free State Province.

Through this outreach programme – the leadership will engage a number of key stakeholders. The Minister will be accompanied by the MEC of CoGTA in the Province, the Mayors of both Thabo Mofutsanyane Local Municipality and Maluti A Phofung District Municipality, councillors, speakers and government officials.

The members of the media are invited as follows:

Date: 12 May 2017

Time: 09h00 – (from 09h00 – 15h30)

Venue: Starting at the Phuthaditjaba Multipurpose Community Centre

(QwaQwa) to Harrismith – Free State Province

For media confirmations – Tsakane Baloyi @ 082 052 0892 /



Legadima Leso

CoGTA Communications

Cell: 083 378 9495