MEC hands-over Bakwena Ba Matsepe Offices project

TAFELKOP: Limpopo MEC for Public Works, Roads and Infrastructure, Dr Namane Dickson Masemola, said one of the key priorities of his department, is to ensure that traditional leadership in the province gets proper infrastructure.

Masemola was speaking during the official hand-over of a contractor who was appointed for the construction of the Bakwena Ba Matsepe Traditional Council Offices in Tafelkop Village outside Groblersdal.

The MEC handed-over the contractor to the traditional leadership last week Friday. The project will include new office building, a guard house, a pavement, a parking space and a borehole and is expected to be completed in 12 months.

According to the department, the project is in line with MEC Masemola’s promises, made during his budget speech held earlier this year, whereby, he indicated that one of the government’s commitments is to take affairs of traditional leaders seriously.

“As such matters relating to the building of traditional council offices are getting necessary attention, we are very serious and deliberate about retaining the prestige of institutions of royal leadership in the province,” he said.

Masemola said during the implementation of this 12 month project, about 25 people, from Tafelkop Village and surrounding places will benefit through working opportunities and some local businesses will also have opportunities to render business with the department through sub-contracts.

“This is part of the efforts of the provincial government to provide support to the leadership of royalty, restore and maintain their prestige and authority, but also to enable them to serve their communities better,” he said.

He said the same project were handed-over to various traditional leaderships including Bakone Ba Matlala Traditional Authority, Majeje Traditional Authority, Raphahlelo Traditional Authority, Manoke Traditional Authority, Davhana Traditional Authority and Bokone Traditional Authority.

“Equally, we will continue with the construction of Mogashoa Dithlakaneng Traditional Council Offices where progress is at 55%. We have completed the construction of Ditlou Machidi Traditional Council Offices,” he said.


Thapelo Motseo

COMPANY BACKGROUND Sekhukhune Times was founded in 2015 for the purpose of providing Sekhukhune community and businesses with quality news. The business is operated within the Sekhukhune district municipality which consist of four municipality namely Fetakgomo Tubatse Local Municipality, Ephraim Mogale Local Municipality, Makhuduthamaga Local Municipality and Elias Motsoaledi Local Municipality . Sekhukhune Times help the readers to become aware of their surroundings from social life, to the news happening in the community and also not forgetting what’s happening on the outside world’ it brings you all the news in a convenient and simple language that community can understand and It is released every Thursday and distributed through various mine, shops, , pubiic institutions and in schools. Complimentary copies are distributed to advertisers. The publication is also available online Sekhukhune Times bring you all the news you need to know about the community, events coming up, speeches and also some tips on surviving student life as well as anything which you feel could be beneficial to students voicing out their opinions. MISSION . To became a cross border publication that will link young people from all corners of the world. . To became a source of information to the youth and community in general. .To became a tool for businesses big and small to market their products. .To serve as a communication tool for businesses, government, school and communities in general. .To offer jobs to young people and thus participate in eradicating unemployment, which is a major contributor to increase in crime, AIDS and poverty in our communities. .Provide auxiliary services such as printing, layout and design and photography for other institutions. . Sekhukhune Times is committed to providing the client with a quality product at competitive price within schedule. . At all time we will address and service the customers, requirements, comply with specifications, standards and technical requirements, act ethically and with dignity

Social Media Auto Publish Powered By :