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  • MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs; Mr Sihle Zikalala participating in the inaugural Inkosi Albert Luthuli Legacy Marathon in KwaDukuza recently. Addressing scores of athletes, Zikalala described the marathon as a suitable platform to celebrate the service to humanity of a man who left a permanent mark in our lives and our history, Inkosi Albert Luthuli.
  • MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs Mr Sihle Zikalala during the radio interview with Vuma fm at the Luthuli Legacy half marathon.
  • MEC for Economic development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs; Mr Sihle Zikalala attended the Premier Service Excellence Awards Ceremony at the Durban’s ICC. This ceremony is aimed at recognizing the remarkable work done by Kwazulu-Natal Provincial Government Public Servants in ensuring that there is quality and efficient service delivery to the people of KwaZulu-Natal. Pictured at the awards are KwaZulu-Natal Premier; Mr Willies Mchunu and MEC Zikalala.
  • The MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs; Mr Sihle Zikalala presented the lifetime achievement award during the 2017 edition of the Simon Mabhunu Film and Television Awards at The Playhouse, Durban. The awards are coordinated by The KZN Film Commission, an entity of the provincial Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs.
  • MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs; Mr Sihle Zikalala handing over the Special Discretionary Award to Dr Lwazi Manzi during the 2017 edition of the Simon Mabhunu Film and Television Awards at The Playhouse, Durban. .
  • More than 10 000 people are marching from King Dinizulu Park to Gugu Dlamini Park. This is the first provincial march against gender based violence. The march is led by MEC Zikalala who is also the leader of government business. Members of the provincial Executive Council, members of parliament, religious leaders and traditional leaders are part of the march..
  • More than 10 000 people are marching from King Dinizulu Park to Gugu Dlamini Park. This is the first provincial march against gender based violence. The march is led by MEC Zikalala who is also the leader of government business. Members of the provincial Executive Council, members of parliament, religious leaders and traditional leaders are part of the march. Pictured is the MEC Zikalala delivering his keynote address.
  • The MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Mr Sihle Zikalala, is seen interacting with the community of Ward 85 in uMlazi as part of Operation Sukuma Sakhe (OSS) - an outreach programme by the province of KwaZulu-Natal geared towards overcoming issues afflicting communities such as poverty, unemployment, crime, substance abuse, HIV & AIDS. The entire cabinet of KwaZulu-Natal - led by Premier Willies Mchunu, and joined by Mayor Zandile Gumede of the eThekwini Metropolitan Municipality - has been dispatched to various wards in Umlazi as part of OSS.
  • MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs; Mr Sihle Zikalala is deployed in Ward 85 (Umlazi Z Section) during the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Government visitation (Operation Sukuma Sakhe) cabinet day.
  • The MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Mr Sihle Zikalala, during the community engagement of Ward 85 in uMlazi as part of Operation Sukuma Sakhe (OSS) - an outreach programme by the province of KwaZulu-Natal geared towards overcoming issues afflicting communities such as poverty, unemployment, crime, substance abuse, HIV & AIDS.
  • MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs; Mr Sihle Zikalala bids farewell to Ithala Bank CEO, Ms Yvonne Zwane who passed away last week.
  • KwaZulu-Natal Provincial MECs officially unveiling Operation Vula. The launch of Operation Vula at Harry Gwala District therefore coincided with the introduction of an agricultural driven empowerment programme, Radical Agrarian Socio-Economic Transformation (RASET). The initiative would guarantee market for small scale emerging enterprises such as co-operatives that would supply products to different government departments.
  • Provincial MECs and Mayors during the launch of Operation Vula. The function was graced by the President of the Republic of South Africa, Mr JG Zuma who due to another prior engagement was delayed, hence Operation Vula was then on his behalf, officially unveiled by the Premier of KwaZulu-Natal, Mr Willies Mchunu together with members of his provincial Cabinet, including MEC for Economic Development, Tourism & Environmental Affairs, Mr Sihle Zikalala.
  • The MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Mr Sihle Zikalala has congratulated Mr Bongumusa Mthembu for winning the Comrades Marathon. This is Mr Mthembu's second Comrades Marathon win. Mr Zikalala who presented medals for the top winners in his capacity as KwaZulu-Natal Acting Premier, also congratulated all the runners who participated in the marathon from Durban to Pietermaritzburg.
  • Minister Davies and MEC Zikalala signed a Memorandum of Understanding between the Department of Trade & Industry and the Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs Department of the Kwa-Zulu Natal Provincial government. The memorandum states that the two will amongst others establish a framework that will promote and ensure meaningful participation in the advancement of the Black Industrialists in KZN.
  • MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs; Mr Sihle Zikalala speaking during the launch of the Black Industrialists Programme in Durban. Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies was among the speakers.
  • Minister of Trade & Industry; Dr Rob Davies and KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs; Mr Sihle Zikalala conducted a site visit to the premises of Mthembu Tissue Converting, a successful Black Industrialist based in Phoenix, north of Durban, who is a beneficiary of the national Black Industrialists Programme.
  • The KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Mr Sihle Zikalala, has welcomed the appointment of the new Head of Department, Ms Pumla Ncapayi as announced by the Premier of the Province, Mr Willies Mchunu.

 


 

 

 

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