Other Speeches

22 Jan 2014

Koketso Growth (Pty) Ltd, a cultural heritage and tourism development body with wide experience in the creation of bronze sculptures for public display, was appointed by the Department of Arts and Culture in May 2013 to undertake the entire process around the creation and installation of the 9m figure of the late Former President Mandela at the Union Buildings.

18 Jan 2014

Today, the 15th of January 2014, marks exactly a month since we laid to rest the founding father of our democratic nation, a global icon and one of humanity’s best servants; Dr Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela.

16 Dec 2013

We gather at the seat of government, a day after laying to rest one of the greatest leaders ever produced by our country and the African continent, our former President Nelson Mandela.

05 Dec 2013

My Fellow South Africans,our beloved Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, the founding President of our democratic nation has departed.

16 Nov 2013

I am honoured by the invitation to deliver this year’s
Chief Albert Luthuli Memorial Lecture. I thank the organisers: the Department of Arts and Culture, the University of KZN, and the Luthuli Foundation for giving me this opportunity.

16 Nov 2013

I am honoured by the invitation to deliver this year’s
Chief Albert Luthuli Memorial Lecture. I thank the organisers: the Department of Arts and Culture, the University of KZN, and the Luthuli Foundation for giving me this opportunity.

30 Oct 2013

I have done this as a way of reflecting the diversity of the South African nation; a nation our founding father; Tata Nelson Mandela, once referred to as a “rainbow nation”.

13 Oct 2013

I bring you revolutionary greetings from the ANCWL. The WL would like to thank the family of Cde Rahima Moosa for having shared with the nation a finest daughter of the revolution.

24 Sep 2013

Thank you for joining us on this important occasion to celebrate the National Heritage Day and the 50th Anniversary of the establishment of Mdantsane Township.This year we celebrate Heritage Day under the theme—“Reclaiming, Restoring and Celebrating Our Living Heritage”.

29 Aug 2013

As we conclude another important milestone in the calendar of our country that of celebrating the women’s month, we begin the month of September to celebrate our cultural heritage.

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