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Deputy Minister Elizabeth Thabethe to host Youth in Tourism Imbizo in Potchefstroom
Deputy Minister Elizabeth Thabethe to host Youth in Tourism Imbizo in Potchefstroom
Deputy Minister of Tourism, Ms. Elizabeth Thabethe, will host an Imbizo at the Ikageng Stadium in Potchefstroom on 14 June 2017. 

Themed ‘Youth in Tourism’, the Imbizo will provide a platform for the Deputy Minister, the executives from the North West province and Presidency, to engage with the community on the initiatives and opportunities that exist in the Tourism sector for the youth, women and SMMEs. 

The Imbizo will be preceded by a Tourism Career Expo that will be hosted by the North West Department of Tourism from 13 - 14 June 2017. More than four hundred (400) youth, aspiring entrepreneurs, and women are expected to attend the Expo and Imbizo. 

Members of the media are invited to attend as follows: 

TOURISM CAREER EXPO

Date : 13 -14 June 2017
Venue : Ikageng Stadium in Potchefstroom – North West Province
Time : 11h00 – 16h00

YOUTH IN TOURISM IMBIZO

Date : Wednesday, 14 June 2017
Venue : Ikageng Stadium in Potchefstroom – North West Province
Time : 10h00 – 14h00 

Programme: 

​PROGRAMME  -  YOUTH IN TOURISM IMBIZO​​​
​09h30 - 10h00 ​Media Registration - Ikageng Community Hall
10h00 - 11h00​Walkabout of tourism exhibitions at the  Ikageng Community Hall​
11h00 - 11h10 ​Opening and welcome
​11h10 - 11h20​Welcome address by Executive Mayor of Tlokwe
​11h20 - 11h45​Messages of support from Stakeholders
11h45 - 11h55​Remarks by MEC Desbo Mohono 
11h55 - 12h10Keynote address by Deputy Minister Elizabeth Thabethe 
12h10 - 13h40 ​Questions and answers Session
13h40 - 13h45​Vote of thanks
​​MEDIA INTERVIEWS 

​Kindly confirm your attendance by no later than 12 JUNE 2017 to:

Ms. Phatisa Ntlonze
Telephone: +27 (0) 12 444 6652