President Jacob Zuma to launch National Registration Campaign
22 March 2010President Jacob Zuma, accompanied by Minister of Home Affairs Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, will tomorrow (23 March 2010) launch the National Registration Campaign in Libode, Mthatha, Eastern Cape.
The outreach programme aims to ensure that all South Africans, including those in rural areas, have birth certificates and identity documents. It aims to end the late registration of births and ensure that all new births are registered within 30 days of delivery.
The launch will be preceded by a visit to a local Home Affairs office. This is part of President Zuma’s commitment to ensure that people receive efficient, quality service.
Details of the launch:
Tuesday, 23 March 2010
Ntlaza Sportsfield, Mmthatha, Libode, Eastern Cape
Media should present themselves at eNyandeni Local Municipality Offices at 09h30 on Tuesday 23 March to collect accreditation cards.
Enquiries: Spokesperson to the President Vincent Magwenya on 072 715 0024 or Ronnie Mamoepa on 082 990 4853
Issued by: The Presidency
22 March 2010