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Deputy Minister Bapela to Address the Sitting of the National House of Traditional Leaders

The Deputy Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Mr Obed Bapela will attend and address the Sitting of the National House of Traditional Leaders (NHTL) held in parliament, Cape Town on 16 October 2018,

The sitting of the NHTL will receive reports on the work done during the second quarter of the current financial year, 2018/2019.

Deputy Minister Bapela will address issues of concern for the institution of traditional leadership which includes the following:

– Engagements with the Secretariat for the Remuneration Commission in relation to the remuneration of traditional leaders.

– The Program of action for Traditional Affairs matters and the Agrarian Revolution.

– The Africa Summit, dedicated to honouring the Legacy of former President Nelson Mandela to take place in November 2018 in Cape Town.

– Preparation for the Land Summit of Traditional Leaders

The NHTL sitting is scheduled as follows:

Date: 16 October 2018
Time: 14h00
Venue: Room M46, Parliament, Cape Town

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