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Parliament, Wednesday, 27 June 2018 – A delegation of the Joint Constitutional Review Committee will tomorrow hold public hearings in Mokopane, Limpopo Province, into a possible review of section 25 of the Constitution.  

The decision to hold public hearings follows a mandate by the National Assembly and the National Council of Provinces to ascertain whether a review of Section 25 of the Constitution and other clauses are necessary, to make it possible for the state to expropriate land in the public interest without compensation, and propose the necessary constitutional amendments where necessary. Today the delegation held hearings in Marble Hall.

Members of the media intending to attend the Mokopane hearings should send their details (name, media house and contact details) to mmolepo@parliament.gov.za. Please find the link for the updated full programme for the public hearings: https://tinyurl.com/yb9yvalx.

Details of the Hearings 

Date: Thursday, 28 June 2018
Venue: Aboo Tayob Hall, 27 Boekenhout Avenue, Akasia (Mokopane)
Time: 11:00-16:00

ISSUED BY THE PARLIAMENTARY COMMUNICATION SERVICES ON BEHALF OF THE CO-CHAIRPERSON OF THE JOINT CONSTITUTIONAL REVIEW COMMITTEE, MR VINCENT SMITH 

For media enquiries or interviews with the Chairperson, please contact the committee’s Media Officer:

Name: Malatswa Molepo (Mr)
Parliamentary Communication Services
Tel: 021 403 8438
Cell: 081 512 7920
E-mail: mmolepo@parliament.gov.za