North West MEC Paul Sebegoe to table Finance and Local Government and Traditional Affairs Budget Votes

_: The MEC for Finance and who is also Acting MEC for Local Government and Traditional Affairs, Paul Sebegoe will table the budget speeches for both departments at the Provincial Legislature.

The speeches will highlight the achievements for both departments in the last financial year as well as make respective key policy pronouncements with the objective of accelerating the pace of service delivery and the realization of operation clean audit 2014.

Both departments have oversight roles and signed a memorandum of understanding towards assisting struggling municipalities in the province to improve their financial management, governance and implementation of intervention measures aimed at improving provincial audit outcomes.

The budget speeches will be held as follows:

Date: Thursday, 16 May 2013
Time: 14h00 Local Government And Traditional Affairs, 15h00 Finance
Venue: Provincial legislature (Mmabatho)

Members of the media are invited to attend the budget votes and should RSVP their attendance to Kamogelo Pooe on 018-3882085 or kpooe@nwpg.gov.za and Lemogang Mayekiso on 018 388 2319.

For enquiries contact:
Kesalopa Gill
Cell: 079 548 6352

Dineo Lolokwane
Cell: 0722 542 8444