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Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to embark on Public Employment Project Site Visit in Whittlesea, Eastern Cape

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Eastern Cape - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, in his capacity as Chairperson of the Public Employment Programme Inter-Ministerial Committee (PEP IMC), will tomorrow, Friday 09 June 2017 conduct his 5th PEP Antipoverty site visits to Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) projects in the Enoch Mgijima Local Municipality in Whittlesea (Hewu) in the Eastern Cape.
The aim of the visit is for the Deputy President to interact with participants of various Expanded Public Works Programmes and visit the programme’s sites to assess their impact it terms of alleviating poverty and providing employment to the people of the Eastern Cape.
The visit by the Deputy President also is aimed at inspiring hope in the lives of both the participants of the Public Employment Programmes and the communities who benefit from them.
The PEP-IMC, chaired by Deputy President Ramaphosa, includes Ministers who are responsible for securing greater synergy among public employment programmes.
Media Programme
· Handover of a Cyber Lab at the Zamokuhle Senior Secondary School
Time: 08h00 (Media to arrive at 7h30
Venue: Zamokuhle Senior Secondary School
· Visit the Nomaxabiso White Door of Hope Victim Support Center
Time: 10h00
Venue: Whittlesea Police Station
· Visit to the Ncedisizwe Home Base Care Project
Time: 10h40   
Venue: Ekuphumleni Community Hall, Dongwe Township
· Visit to the Phumelela Disabled Children Care Centre’s Exhibition stall
Time: 11h00
Venue: Sada Ekuphumleni Sport Ground
· Public Participation Programme with community members
Time: 11h30
Venue: Sada Ekuphumleni Sport Ground
Please RSVP with Nangamso Gxaba on 0723216355 or Kgomotso Mathuloe on 082 957 3667

Issued by Ronnie Mamoepa – 082 990 4853
The Presidency