Premier to handle Amafa

2015-05-05 09:58

AMAFA, the custodians of heritage in KwaZulu-Natal, will fall under the Premier’s Office as part of attempts to co-ordinate the transformation and management of heritage resources in the province, said Premier Senzo Mchunu.

About R70 million has been budgeted for heritage activities in this financial year.

Mchunu said his office would continue to profile and preserve heritage. “A few notable achievements include … the unveiling of the tombstone of King Shaka’s prime minister Ngomane Mdletshe,” he said. — Witness Reporter

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