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NYDA launches Voter Registration Campaign
1/18/2019
 MEDIA ADVISORY
TO ALL NEWS MEDIA/EDITORS
18 January 2019
 
NYDA LAUNCHES BIGGEST VOTER REGISTRATION AND EDUCATION CAMPAIGN
 
Executive Chairperson of the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA), Mr Sifiso Mtsweni will on Monday, 21 January 2019, officially launch the NYDA Voter Registration and Education Campaign (VREC) at Kwaggafontein, Thembisile Hani Local Municipality, Mpumalanga Province.
 
The NYDA VREC is a partnership between the NYDA and the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) aimed at encouraging eligible young people to register to vote during the final registration weekend of the 26 and 27 January 2019.
 
Through the National Youth Service Programme (NYSP), young people have been recruited across South Africa as volunteers for the campaign. 
 
Details of the event are as follows:
 
Date: Monday, 21 January 2019
Time: 12h00
Venue: Kwaggafontein Community Hall, Thembisile Hani Local Municipality, Mpumalanga
 
Members of the media interested in attending the event should RSVP to Sibusiso Mtungwa at Sibusiso.Mtungwa@nyda.gov.za or 065 811 4567 by Sunday, 20 January 2019 before 12h00.
 
 
For Media Enquiries:
 
Mr Lerato Gambu
 
064 860 0716
 
 
Issued by the National Youth Development Agency