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Minister of Justice and Correctional Services visits North West province to assess service delivery

22 January 2019

The Minister of Justice and Correctional Services Advocate Michael Masutha is undertaking an oversight visit to the North West (NW) Province, from 23 January to 24 January 2019.  The visit to NW is part of the Minister’s programme to evaluate compliance with Departmental policies at courts and correctional centres.

Minister Masutha will during the visit meet with management and staff at the identified courts and correctional centres to identify and unblock challenges to effective delivery of services.  During the course of his visits to courts he will also engage with members of the public to get an assessment of their experience of the administration of justice.

Members of the media are invited to attend as follows:

Date:             23 January 2019
Time:            10h30
Venue:           Mmabatho Regional Court

Date:             23 January 2019
Time:            15h00
Venue:           Rooigrond Management Area

Date:             24 January 2019
Time:            12h30
Venue:           Rustenburg Civic Centre

Date:             24 January 2019
Time:            15h00
Venue:           Rustenburg Magistrates Court

For media interview requests, please contact Mr Max Mpuzana on 0731497657.

Issued by the Ministry of Justice and Correctional Services

Media Enquiries:
Mukoni Ratshitanga
0664796012
Mediaenquiries@justice.gov.za