December 2016

15 December 2016: Corporate Services Year End Function

13 December 2016: Property Management Wraps 2016 In Style

01 December 2016: Umzinyathi District is ‘Simply the Best’ as the District Director honoured employees

01 December 2016: Public Works Head Office Commemorates World AIDS Day

01 December 2016: #MidlandsBest: Regional Director Hadebe honoured employees for faithful service

01 December 2016: Amajuba District Office hosts its region in commemoration of World Aids Day



November 2016

November 2016: Ethekwini Region Cares About Its Workforce

30 November 2016: KZN Public Works Hosts Public Works Sector Infrastructure Forum

29 November 2016: The Re-use of Park Homes: A move towards 'good governance'

23 November 2016: Annual Provincial Employee Health and Wellness Day

November 2016: KZN Public Works Forging Ahead With Contractor Development

November 2016: Head of Department Mr A. Govender hosts the Annual Public Service Women in Management session


October 2016

28 October 2016: KZN Public Works Sports day

27 October 2016: Cabinet OSS visits uThukela District on a quest to improve the lives of South Africans

24 October 2016: Midlands Regional Office continue to preserving the wonders and beauty of Heritage Day

18 October 2016: Midlands Region Contractor Workshop

10 October 2016: KZN Public Works KAMOSO Awards and INDABA


September 2016

30 September 2016: Head Office Celebrates Heritage Day

24 September 2016: Southern Region Celebrates Heritage Day

15 September 2016: Public Works Portfolio Committee inspecting projects at uMhlabuyalingana and Hluhluwe

06 September 2016: Public Works takes EPWP beneficiaries for further skills development and enhancement

02 September 2016: Head Office Supports Casual Day


August 2016

31 August 2016: Amajuba District Municipality Operation Sukuma Sakhe

August 2016: Ethekwini Region Women’s Day Celebration

25 August 2016: Midlands Region Women’s day Celebration

01 August 2016: KZN Public Works revolutionizes Take a Girl and a Boy Child to work day


July 2016

22 July 2016: Head Office commemorates Mandela Day at Emuseni Old Aged Home Edendale Pietermaritzburg

21 July 2016: Public Works plays its role as Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Led the PEP-IMC at iNanda in Durban where flagship projects were also visited


June 2016

29 June 2016: Youth Environmental Service (YES) Programme

28 June 2016: MEC Pillay ‘serious’ on youth development for the Greater Kokstad Municipality

23 June 2016: President Zuma Visit Vulindlela

14 June 2016: An exciting Youth Day session for Public Works      


May 2016            

May 2016: Public Works HRD Component in full business as they inject more hard work on Career Guidance around schools in KZN

May 2016: Public Works HRD Component in full business as they inject more hard work on ‘Career Guidance’ around schools in KZN

May 2016: KZN Interdepartmental Sports at Richards Bay

May 2016: Celebrating 16 years of Local Government at uBuhlebezwe Local Municipality

12 May 2016: Corporate Services visits UKZN bursary holders


April 2016            

14 April 2016: Budget Speech 2016/17


March 2016   

31 March 2016: Operation Sukuma Sakhe visits Umgungundlovu District eMkhambathini

29 March 2016: Mr Thembeleni Nxesi’s second MINMEC visit to KwaZulu-Natal signals commitment and progress on infrastructure development for South Africa.

18 March 2016: Healthy living style is for all including those in ‘Public Service’

26 February - 04 March 2016: Departmental Restructuring Roadshows


February 2016

February 2016: MEC Ravi Pillay visited Amandawe Junior Primary School in uMzinto to handover school uniform to needy learners

09 February 2016: Portfolio Committee Roadshow at Ladysmith Townhall

02 February 2016: The launch of Inkululeko Development Project 2 and OSS Cabinet Day at Msinga Municipality


January 2016

January 2016: Cabinet OSS visits Ilembe District

13 - 15 January 2016: School Opening Functionality Monitoring Programme

29 January 2016: Midlands Region Year End Function

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