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Minister: Bathabile Olive Dlamini
Deputy Minister: Hendrietta Bogopane-Zulu
Deputy Minister
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SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT TO HOST ITS ANNUAL ACTIVE AGEING PROGRAMME Print E-mail
Monday, 23 October 2017

The Minister of Social Development, Ms Bathabile Dlamini, will from Monday, October 23 until Friday, October 27, open the Department’s Active Ageing Programme in honour of the life and legacy of OR Tambo in Durban, KZN Province.

Government took a decision to dedicate the year 2017 in honour of OR Tambo who would have turned 100 years, had he still been alive.

The week long Active Ageing Programme which gathers senior citizens representatives from across the country will begin with the opening of the older person’s Parliament and close with the Golden Games on Friday.

The Department of Social Development is planning a conference for older persons.

Members of the media are invited to attend and cover the Active Ageing Programme activities planned as follows:

SENIOR CITIZENS PARLIAMENT

Date: Monday, 23 October 2017

Time: 09h30

Venue: ICC Exhibition Centre in Durban – KZN Province

SENIOR CITIZENS CONFERENCE

Date: Monday, 23 October 2017

Time: 13h30

Venue: ICC Exhibition Centre in Durban – KZN Province

OLDER PERSONS CULTURAL CHOIR FESTIVAL

Date: Tuesday, 24 October 2017

Time: 10h00

Venue: ICC Exhibition Centre in Durban – KZN Province

NATIONAL GOLDEN GAMES

Date: Thursday and Friday, 26 - 27 October 2017

Time: 09h00

Venue: Kings Park Stadium in Durban – KZN Province

Media can RSVP by contacting Ms Dieketseng Lentsela on 063 1094 815 or This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it or Mr Justice Malapane on 079 4977 426 / This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT

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Media Enquiries may be directed to Ms Lumka Oliphant on 083 484 8067 or This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

 
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