NYDA Web > News
NYDA Board embarks on Back-to-School and Right-to-Learn Campaign in KZN
1/5/2019
 MEDIA ADVISORY
05 January 2019
 
NYDA Board embarks on Back-to-School and Right-to-Learn Campaign, KwaZulu-Natal
 
The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) Board will today, 05 January 2019 embark on the Back-to-School and Right-to-Learn Campaign in the Kwa-Zulu Natal Province.
 
Executive Chairperson, Sifiso Mtsweni and Executive Deputy Chairperson, Bavelile Hlongwa will kick-start the campaign at Kwa-Dukuza.
 
The campaign aims at ensuring access to education, dealing decisively with challenges confronting first-year students at TVET Colleges and Universities, painting of schools and providing basic necessities to learners from disadvantaged backgrounds. NYDA Board members will also attend the campaign.
 
Details of the campaign are as follows:
 
Executive Deputy Chairperson, Bavelile Hlongwa leads Mobilisation and Activation
 
Date: 05 January 2019
Venue: Kwa-Dukuza (Ndwedwe Central and Maphumulo Central- meeting point at Epitsini)
Time: 10h00
 
Executive Chairperson, Sifiso Mtsweni attends National Youth Service Programme (NYSP) Volunteer Community Service
 
Date: Sunday, 06 January 2019
Venue: Kwa-Dukuza (Vulamehlo Hospice
And Renew Life Community Church)
Time: 10h00
 
Executive Chairperson, Sifiso Mtsweni and NYDA Board Member, Ms Zandile Majozi lead Back to School Campaign and Signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the uPhongolo Local Municipality
 
Date:  Monday, 07 January 2019
Venue: uPhongolo Local Municipality
Time: 09h00
 
Executive Deputy Chairperson, Bavelile Hlongwa and NYDA Board Member, Ms Joy Maimela and Mr Kenny Morolong partake at a Right to Learn Campaign
 
Date: Monday, 07 January 2019 
Venue: UKZN Westville and Howard College
Time: 10h00
 
Executive Deputy Chairperson, Bavelile Hlongwa and NYDA Board Member, Ms Zandile Majozi visits child headed households and hosts Outreach Programme focusing on Agriculture and Industrialization at Richardsbay
 
Date: Wednesday, 09 January 2019
Venue: Ethekwini (Ward 101)
Time: 08h00
 
Executive Chairperson, Sifiso Mtsweni and NYDA Board Member, Ms Joy Maimela attend the Right to Learn Campaign at Umfolozi College
 
Date: Thursday, 10 January 2019
Venue: Umfolozi College, Richardsbay
Time: 09h00
 
Executive Deputy Chairperson, Bavelile Hlongwa hosts Right to Learn Campaign
 
Date: Thursday, 10 January 2019
Venue: Umzimkhulu TVET College, Harry Gwala
Time: 10h00
Executive Chairperson, Sifiso Mtsweni hosts Youth in Business Breakfast Session
 
Date: Friday, 11 January 2019
Venue: Garden Court Hotel, Durban
Time: 09h00
 
NYDA Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Mr Waseem Carrim and NYDA Board Member, Mr Kenny Morolong launches NYDA Information Centre and Visits Nelson Mandela Youth Centre at Chatsworth
 
Date: Friday, 11 January 2019
Venue: Chatsworth
Time: 10h00
 
Executive Deputy Chairperson, Bavelile Hlongwa hosts Right to Learn Campaign
 
Date: Monday, 14 January 2019
Venue: Richardsbay
Time: 10h00
 
Executive Deputy Chairperson, Bavelile Hlongwa hosts Outreach Programme
 
Date: Thursday, 17 January 2019
Venue: UMzinyathi
Time: 08h00
 
RSVP and enquiries on further details should be sent to Sibusiso Mtungwa at Sibusiso.Mtungwa@nyda.gov.za or 073 274 0501 or Hlengiwe Hadebe at Hlengiwe.Hadebe@nyda.gov.za or 073 706 3078.
 
 
Media Enquiries:
 
Lerato Gambu
 
064 860 0716
 
Email address: Lerato.Gambu@nyda.gov.za
 
Issued by the National Youth Development Agency