Minister of Electricity Donates Generators to Limpopo Department of Education – Mega Artists Media

Minister of Electricity Donates Generators to Limpopo Department of Education

The Minister for Electricity, Kgosientsho Ramokgopha, and MEC of Limpopo Department of Education, Mavhungu Lerule-Ramakhanya, handed over generators to 15 schools in the Vhembe East Education District, Nkavele Village.

The hadnover took place at Matimba Secondary School as one of the schools that recieved the AC230V generator on Monday.

“Electricity is a source to enhance teaching and learning at schools. So, These generators are a back up system with due to loadshedding that is coming to an end,” stated Kgosientsho.

The Minister received the first consignment of energy equipment donated by the People’s Republic of China in a handover ceremony scheduled in November 2023 in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal.

Middle Centre : Minister for Electricity, Kgosientsho Ramokgopha, and MEC of Limpopo Department of Education, Mavhungu Lerule-Ramakhanya at Matimba Secondary School

The donation forms part of the Technical Assistance Programme that was entered into in August 2023 during China’s Head of State Visit to South Africa.

“The generators will be used as backup to alleviate the impacts of load shedding in the delivery of services in clinics, schools and courts whilst government continues to implement the Energy Action Plan to ultimately end load shedding and create sustainable energy security,” said Kgosientsho.

The first consignment consists of 450 gasoline generators to be distributed to public service facilities across the country. 

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