Minister of Human Settlements, Nomaindiya Mfeketo, MP, 2018/19 Budget Vote Speech

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 16:30

his is probably our last budget speech in the current term of this administration and it therefore proper that we account for the work done since the last democratic elections. Whilst doing that, we will also be setting a solid foundation for the incoming administration that will come after next year’s general elections to take the sector through the Golden Era for Human Settlements Expansion. There can be no doubt that shelter is one of the basic essentials of life. Since 1994 till now, our government has built over 4 million houses and this makes South Africa the only such country in the world.Human Settlements is an integral part of building a booming economy in order to achieve equitable economic growth. We are committed to efforts of undoing the apartheid spatial planning as we desegregate our cities. readmore