uMfolozi Municipality led by His Worship the Mayor Cllr Smangaliso Mgenge handed over school shoes to 120 learners on the 28th and 29th of January 2020 in Bhiliya Primary School Ward 17 and Fuyeni Primary School in Ward 12.
His Worship the Mayor also donated paper for printing and committed himself to assist with Sports equipment, grass cutting machine, cultural attire and full uniform for identified learners at Fuyeni Primary School.
Mayor Mgenge said the Municipality is committed to the education and development of children within uMfolozi. “All children must be equal in school, these shoes will bring confidence to our young learners so that they will focus on getting their education and not worry about the shoes they are wearing,” said the Mayor.
Mayor Mgenge was accompanied by Deputy Mayor Cllr Smangele Thabethe, Speaker of Council Cllr Dan Mfusi, Councillors, School Governing Body, Municipal Management and Ward Committee Members during the school visits.