MEC Sakkie Jenner to Send Off Members Participating in the Deaflympics
The games are taking place from the 5 - 15 September, in Taipei.
'As the Minister of Cultural Affairs, Sport and Recreation in the Western Cape, I am once again honoured to be in the presence of men and women, who overcame all odds to become the best in their sports.'
'To many of us, having a shortfall to others, would render us powerless and helpless, but these men and women faced their challenges head-on and came out on top.'
The details of the event are as follows:
Venue: Department of Cultural Affairs and Sports
Protea Assurance Building
Time: 17H00 for 17H30
Date: Thursday 28 August 2009
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Media Liaison Officer
Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Sport and Recreation
Tel: 021 483 9800
Cell: 083 304 3320