Twenty- three year old Sibongiseni Ngcobo will be sworn in as the youngest Member of Parliament next week. He hails from Bulwer in Southern KwaZulu-Natal, where his farmworker parents raised five children.
The African Union and SADC Observers’ Mission are largely convinced that the 2019 national and provincial elections were free, fair and credible.
The Independent Electoral Commission is mobilising young people ahead of the May election.
About fifty unemployed youth are set to benefit from a multimillion rand grant from the Department of Rural Development and Land Reform.
KwaZulu-Natal Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs MEC Sihle Zikalala says a lot has been achieved to integrate blacks into the mainstream economy but women and the youth remain marginalised.