Minister Edna Molewa and the CEO of SANParks to hand over a science laboratory at Mahlale High School

27 June 2017


The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr B.E.E Molewa and the South African National Parks CEO, Mr Fundisile Mketeni will hand‐over a Science Laboratory at Mahlale High School on 29 June 2017 to the Mpumalanga Department of Basic Education.

This initiative is part of SANParks Corporate Social Investment (CSI) initiatives which aim to support the communities that stay adjacent to the park by providing them with infrastructure and related resources in areas of education, health and other identified needs.

Against this backdrop SANParks cordially invites you or a representative or a photographer to the event. Members of the media will be transported to the Park on Wednesday 28 June and return to Pretoria on 29 June.

Date: Wednesday 28 June 2017 until Thursday 29 June 2017

Venue: Mahlale High School (Welverdiend, Mpumalanga – Near the Orpen Gate of Kruger National Park)


SANParks Head Office (643 Leyds Street, Muckleneuk, Pretoria) on Wednesday 28 June at 06:30. The bus will be leaving SANParks at 07:00 promptly.

Return: Thursday 29 June 2017 at approximately 20:00

(Accommodation and catering will be arranged)

RSVP essential by 08:00 Tuesday 27 June 2017:

Happy Mabunda. SANParks, Media Liaison & Monitoring Officer.
Tel: (012) 426 5016;
Cell: 078 780 2249;

For Media queries contact:

Reynold "Rey T" Thakhuli, SANParks: GM: Media, PR & Stakeholder Relations.
Tel: (012) 426 5203
Cell: 073 373 4999