Amateur poets will share the stage with hip-hop musical giants and house music heavyweights.
Statement by new DA leader in Ekurhuleni, Clr Phillip de Lange:
“Out of this R12-b, the City of Ekurhuleni has made a commitment to ensure that not less than R1-b will be spent per annum on 500 youth-owned enterprises, R500-million per annum on 100 emerging construction companies and over R500-m on black industrialists.”
Some money will also go into revamping and upgrading some of the old fire stations in the region.
The City will also deliver fully subsidised units for the poorest of the poor.
Forms part of the commemorative activities for Chris Hani month.
“The metro thinks that it is acceptable practice to have delayed services, while residents are still expected to pay rates and taxes.”
Motorists should expect an increased number of roadblocks and police operations in different parts of Ekurhuleni.
“Such talk has no place, whatsoever, in our constitutional democracy.”
April is Chris Hani month.
Protesters also threatened to attack municipal councillors.