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Justice Department takes services closer to the people

05 October 2015

In an effort to bring services closer to the people, the Deputy Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development Mr John Jeffery accompanied by the Mayor of Maluti A Phofung Municipality, Cllr VW Tshabalala and the Premier of Free State Mr SEA Magashule will host a Ministerial Service Fair on Wednesday, 07 October 2015 at 09h30.

The service fair is part of government departments and other stakeholders intervention in providing basic services to previously disadvantaged communities and offering their services for the day in that area in order to accelerate service delivery. During the event, members of the community will have an opportunity to directly interact with the Deputy Minister and other panel members on all service delivery issues affecting them. 

The public members will be afforded an opportunity to express their concerns to the Deputy Minister in as far as the provisions of justice services in their communities are concerned. This will give the department an opportunity to identify areas that needs improvement in its quest to build accessible and equitable justice services for all.

Members of the media are invited to the event as follows:
Date : 07 October 2015
Time : 09h00 to 11:00
Venue : Multi-Purpose Centre, Phuthaditjhaba      

For media confirmations contact: Suzan Mphuthi on 083 672 5805 / smphuthi@justice.gov.za

Issued by the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development  

Enquiries: Advocate Mthunzi Mhaga
Spokesperson for the for the Ministry of Justice and Correctional services
083 641 8141
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