08 May 2015
 
For Immediate Release;
 
Deserving Family To Receive A House Built Through Alternative Technology MEC of Human Settlements, Mr Ravi Pillay accompanied by Mayor James Nxumalo will tomorrow, 09 May 2015 hand over a fully-furnished house to the Mbatha family in Malukazi. This is part of government’s commitment to improve the lives of all South Africans.
 
The beneficiary of the house is a mother of nine children who was previously residing in a dilapidated shack infested with rats.
 
A newly constructed house has been built through the partnership between government and a private contractor. The house is one of its kind since it was built by alternative housing method.
 
This achievement is a testimony of how working together can create a caring society that is committed to restore the dignity of all South Africans.
Members of the media are invited to attend. Details are as follows:
 
DATE: Saturday, 09 May 2015
TIME: 09h00
VENUE: KwaMasinga, Ntshebeyembuzi Drive- Malukazi
 
RSVP: Balindile Chiyi on 031 311 4841, Balindile.chiyi@durban.gov.za or Prince Nkabane on 031 311 4818, princess.nkabane@durban.gov.za
 
ENDS
 
Mbulelo Baloyi - 083 320 0274
Gugu Mbonambi - 072 751 4986
Gugu Mdlalose - 072 9444 835