Briefing on the state of Readiness for the Peoples Assembly

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6 February 2017

The African National Congress is currently engaged in continuing consultations and interactions with our people, organised in various sectoral formations in and around Cape Town in the Western Cape province. These include business, the religious fraternity, workers and students amongst others. These engagements are focused on assessing service delivery and mobilizing our people around a common vision - Radical Economic Transformation NOW!

The interactions in Cape Town, part of ongoing engagement throughout the country, will culminate in a People's Assembly to be held as the Grand Parade, Cape Town. The People's Assembly shall be a public viewing of the State of the Nation Address to be delivered by the President of the Republic of South Africa, Comrade Jacob Zuma on the 9th February 2017.

Members of the media are invited to a media briefing tomorrow, 7 February 2017 which will outline the ANC programme of action towards SONA and beyond in pursuit of the 12 urgent tasks of the movement to Radical Economic Transformation. The briefing will be held as follows:

Date: Tuesday 7 February 2017
Time: 12:00
Venue: ANC Western Cape Provincial Office, 7th Floor, Sahara House, Thibault Square, 9 Hans Strijdom Drive, Cape Town

Issued by the African National Congress

Zizi Kodwa 082 330 4910
National Spokesperson
Khusela Sangoni 072 854 5707
National Communications Manager