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Deputy Minister visits Madadeni Court to inspect the delivery of Justice Services

05 January 2019

The Deputy Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development, Mr John Jeffery, MP, invites the media to join him when he visits the Madadeni Court in Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal on Monday, 7 January 2019. The Madadeni Court was recently in the news when it sentenced three men to 18 life sentences, collectively, for the rape of a teenager and her mother.

The Deputy Minister will visit the court to inspect the delivery of justice services to the public as well as to interact with court staff and the users of the court. This is part of the Department’s aim of accessible justice for all.

Members of the media are invited as follows:

Date:     7 January 2019
Venue:  Madadeni Magistrates Court, 2583 Section 2, Next to Madadeni SAPS, Madadeni 2951
Time:    11:00

For media confirmations contact Bheka Kweyama on 071 563 0032/ bkweyama@justice.gov.za.

Issued by the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development

Enquiries: 
Steve Mahlangu 
Department of Justice and Constitutional Development 
079 878 7587
Mediaenquiries@justice.gov.za