Deputy Minister Speeches 2014 - 2010

17 Jul 2014

An African proverb says that: Until lions have their own historians, tales of the hunt shall always glorify the hunter”.

16 Jul 2014

South Africa and India share a bond which dates more than 100 years back. It is in these two countries where the most revered and gallant leaders Nelson Mandela and Mahatma Gandhi, were born.

15 Jul 2014

Let me take this opportunity to express my excitement to be part of your journey of the 2014 South African Schools Choral Eisteddfod (SASCE) Championship led by the Department of Basic Education.

14 Jul 2014

It is humbling for me to be invited to this important gathering of the future leaders of our country, and as the youth month theme stated, I am among ‘history makers and the legends of the future’.

13 Jun 2014
The 2014 Youth Day is highly significant as 38 years have passed sinced what we called the Soweto uprising but really took place throughout the country. It is also 20 years of freedom in South Africa since the first democratic elections were held in 27 April 1994.
29 Apr 2014

Two days ago, on the 27th of April, as a nation we celebrated the twentieth anniversary of our freedom and democracy.

31 Jan 2014

On behalf of the AWHF, I, would like to express my heartfelt gratitude to the Chairperson of the African Union Commission H.E. Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma and the entire African Union fraternity for accepting to host this important event

29 Oct 2013

I am very pleased to inaugurate the new Board of the South African Library for the Blind, whose excellent service has spread beyond our country’s borders.

08 Oct 2013

It’s my deep pleasure to address you. We have just been through the month of September where we celebrated our heritage as individual families and as a nation.

03 Oct 2013

Congratulations and fraternal greetings from the Government and people of the Republic of South Africa to the Government and people of the Republic of Korea on this important occasion as you celebrate the National Day of the Republic of Korea.