Moral Regeneration Movement Month to be launched
July is Moral Regeneration Movement Month and the Minister of Arts and Culture Ms Lulu Xingwana will, on Saturday 11 July 2009, launch the month’s programme to the public at an event in Polokwane, Nirvana Hall, Limpopo.
July has been chosen by the Moral Regeneration Movement to be the month in which South Africans are reminded of the importance of positive values and the responsibility of creating moral communities, to ensure lasting democracy, peace and prosperity in Africa.
The Moral Regeneration Movement was launched in April of 2002, established as a Section 21 Company with the then Deputy President, Now President Jacob Zuma as its Patron.
Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe is now the patron of the movement and will officiate at the closing ceremony to be held in Mpumalanga at the end of the month.
Lisa Combrinck: Arts and Culture - 0828214886
Terrence Manase: The Presidency – 082 338 6707
ISSUED BY THE PRESIDENCY 09 JULY 2009
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