MEDIA ADVISORY: RUNNING ORDERS FOR THE COMMEMORATION OF 40th ANNIVERSARY OF SOWETO STUDENTS UPRISING

MEDIA ADVISORY

RUNNING ORDERS FOR THE COMMEMORATION OF 40th ANNIVERSARY OF SOWETO STUDENTS UPRISING

Tomorrow, 16 June 2016 marks the commemoration of 40th anniversary of Soweto Students Uprising. Members of the media are advised of the following order of proceedings:-

Media programme

Part one:                   Unveiling of Dr M Eldestein plaque led by City of

                                    Johannesburg Mayor Parks Tau          

Venue:                       Corner Mphuthi and Maelolo streets, Western Jabavu

Time:                          06h30 – 07h00

Part two:                   Renaming of Thabethe Street to Mr Hastings Ndlovu led by

                                    Premier of Gauteng, David Makhura

Venue:                       Corner Pela & Thabethe, Orlando West (400 metres from Hector     

                                    Peterson Memorial)

Time:                          07h30 - 07h45

Part three:                Traditional wreath laying ceremony led by Deputy President

                                    Cyril Ramaphosa

Venue:                       Hector Peterson Memorial

Time:                          08h00 - 08h45 

Part four:                  Formal programme led by President Jacob Zuma

Venue:                       Orlando Stadium, Soweto

Time:                          09h00

NB: Parking for the media is reserved at Orlando High School. 

Enquires: Harold Maloka on 082 847 9799 or Ireen Magwai on 082 440 5676

Issued by Government Communication and Information System

15 June 2016

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