28 August

Uthukela Community benefited from the Operation Sukuma Sakhe Cabinet Day

Year: 2018

MKI has increased its visibility and awareness of its programmes mostly in rural areas. The institute forms part of provincial entities that participate in Operation Sukuma Sakhe (Stand up and build) which is a provincial outreach programme led by the Premier where provincial government interact with communities in a bid to come up with solutions to the challenges that communities face.

The Member of Executive Council (MEC) for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs (EDTEA, Sihle Zikalala interacted with the ward 3 community in Ukhahlamba under Uthukela District Municipality and opened a R1.7 million bridge over the Mlambonja river.

Local communities members welcomed the opening of the bridge as they were previously experiencing challenges crossing the river.