THE MUNICIPALITY SALUTE ALL THE WOMEN OF BUSHBUCKRIDGE AND SOUTH AFRICA IN GENERAL THIS AUGUST
The Executive Mayor of Bushbuckridge local municipality Clr Renias Khumalo wish all the Women of Bushbuckridge and South Africa a happy women’s month this August with specific reference to women’s day on the 09th of August 2011. Due to Provincial arrangements for 2011 Provincial Women’s day celebration, the Municipality will host its women’s day celebration on the 24th of August 2011 to ensure that the municipality joins the province next week Tuesday the 09th of August 2011.
Clr Renias Khumalo says this is not just a celebration of the victory of 1956 but a commemoration of the hard work by women such as Lillian Ngoyi, Helen Joseph, Albertina Sisulu and Sophia Williams-De Bruyn. Today’s struggle is that of ensuring that women get proper Education, decent jobs without discrimination. As government we take seriously the role of women hence our parliament has almost 50% female representative and most government departments now have women in higher positions. A clarion call is made to business people and the private sector to do likewise. The Executive Mayor alludes.
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