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Government Imbizo and Housing Hand Over to Kromhoek community

On 08; September 2023  the Harry Gwala District Municipality led by His Worship the Mayor Cllr. Zamo Nxumalo and honorable Mayor Cllr. Jabulile Mzizi in partnership with the Department of Human Settlements held a successful report back Imbizo at Kroemhoek Village in Ward 20 in Mzimkhulu Local Municipality.

The key event of the report back Imbizo was the official hand over of 60 completed Operation Sukuma Sakhe Intervention Housing Units to families that have been living in unsafe mud houses.

This event was attended by countless stakeholders along with the Independent Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) , South Africa Women In Construction (SAWIC), Department of Health, Home Affairs and Agriculture.

The event was also attended by the government officials of the province including MEC Sipho Nkosi , MEC Nonhlanhla Khoza , DM Tshwete , DM Nkabane , DM Tshabalala , DM Kekana , Mzimkhulu Mayor Msiya and local traditional leadership.

It was a joyful moment for the community of Kromhoek to receive these houses, also for the community to get government services delivered to them and uplifting their community.

The day started with Government officials first handing over the three houses out of the 60 in the morning to the identified beneficiaries including Ms Nomakhwezi Mjwara who is living with eight members of her family in two-roomed makeshift mud house and rondavel house.

Mjwara said ” I thank the leadership for what it did to me and my family because this house will make a huge positive difference to our lives as I wouldn’t not afford to build my family a beautiful home because no one is employed ” .

The purpose of today’s event was to reassure the people who voted for the incumbent government and also to continue implementing the clause number one of the Freedom Charter