Mabudafhasi to celebrate Newcastle award

2013-08-29 00:00

DEPUTY Water and Environmental Affairs Minister Rejoice Mabudafhasi will join the Newcastle community this weekend to celebrate receiving the Greenest Municipality Award.

This is the third consecutive year that the municipality in the Amajuba district has received the award.

In a statement, the Department of Water and Environmental Affairs said the Amajuba district won the sought-after award due to the difference it makes socio-economically through its greening initiatives in its municipalities.

It said “the municipality’s success with its policies is being utilised as best practice benchmark for other municipalities to follow suit”.

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