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Minister Nkadimeng To Visit The Disaster Areas In KZN

The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Ms Thembi Nkadimeng will visit the KwaZulu-Natal province tomorrow, 12 June 2024. The visit of the Minister follows the heavy storms that ravaged some parts of KZN, leaving behind a trail of distraction. Five districts were affected by the heavy rains and strong wind. These include the

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NDMC Classifies Recent Weather Events As A Disaster

The Head of the National Disaster Management Centre (NDMC), Dr Elias Sithole, has officially classified the recent weather events affecting the Eastern Cape (EC), Free State (FS), and KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) as a national disaster. This decision follows detailed presentations and assessments conducted by the South African Weather Service (SAWS), the Provincial Disaster Management Centres (PDMCs),

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Local Government: General Laws Amendment Bill

The Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA), Ms Thembi Nkadimeng welcomes the introduction of the Local Government: General Laws Amendment Bill – aimed at enhancing the functionality and efficiency of local government. This Bill reflects government’s ongoing commitment to ensuring good governance and improving service delivery within municipalities across South Africa. The Local

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Government has noted with concern the reported cases of flooding in various parts of the country due to heavy rains. 

People living in low lying areas which often experience flooding should take extra caution, and monitor weather alerts on radio, television and from local leaders.

Minister Thembi Nkadimeng and DM Tau
in dialogue with CoGTA Youth
“Young people must ensure that their voices are heard, perspectives considered to influence policies”
~ Minister Thembi Nkadimeng
DCoG Director-General Mbulelo Tshangana
“Young people must form part of the solutions to challenges faced by communities”
~ Deputy Minister Parks Tau
CoGTA Young People
In frank talk with their political principal and executive.
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