DA paints Northwest blue on Youth Day

Media Advisory: Youth Day.

DA Leader Joe McGluwa will be attend Youth Day celebrations that take place in Naledi and Ratlou in North West on Tuesday, 16 June.

McGluwa will be the keynote speaker at both events and will share the DA’s vision for the youth of South Africa. These events are some of McGluwa’s first events in his new capacity as leader. He is looking forward to inspire and motivate the younger generation who will lead South Africa one day.

DA Provincial Chairperson, Carin Visser and other office bearers will join McGluwa at both venues.

Youth Day will be celebrated in various areas and Members of Parliament, Members of the North West Provincial Legislature and PEC members will be present.

All media are invited to attend any of the DA Youth Day activities planned for Tuesday, 16 June.

For your convenience we included a full list of events in the province.


Venue                 –             Coleridge Primary school

Time                    –            10:00

Activity                –             Sport – soccer and volleyball

Keynote speech –                Joe Mcgluwa, MP – Provincial Leader

Other                  –              Carin Visser – Provincial Chairperson

                                         Ronald Matlholoa – Deputy Provincial Chairperson

SP Motswenyane – Constituency Head

Louwna Pretorius – Constituency Chairperson


Venue                 –             Madibogo

Time                    –             09:00

Activity               –             Town hall meeting and sports event

Keynote speech –               Joe Mcgluwa, MP – Provincial Leader (Second half of activity)

Carin Visser – Provincial Chairperson     –                Second half of activity

Ronald Matlholoa – Deputy Provincial Chairperson (Second half of activity)

Klaas Melamu – Deputy Provincial Chairperson


Venue                 –             Mafikeng area

Time                    –            Ongoing throughout the week

Activity               –             Visiting cr?ches to deliver clothing and books

Keynote speech –               Lisa Schickerling – Constituency chairperson and ADAC Leader in North West.


Venue                 –             Zinniaville sportsground

Time                    –            11:00

Activity               –             Town hall meeting

Keynote speech –               Herman Groenewald – Constituency Head

Other                  –             Gys Smit – Deputy Provincial Chairperson and Constituency Chairperson

Winston Rabotapi – Constituency head of neighbouring constituency, also included in audience.


Venue                 –             Matlosana Caucus room

Time                    –            10:00

Activity               –             Training

Keynote speech –               Lee-Ann Robinson – Councillor

Other                  –             Petro Nel – Deputy Provincial Leader, tasked with ancillary organisations


Venue                 –             Hartbeespoort

Time                    –            12:00

Visiting creches to deliver books in poor areas.


Venue                 –              Welgevonden sports grounds

Time                    –             10:00

Activity                –             Town hall meeting and sports activity

Keynote              –              Juanita Terblanché, MP – Constituency Head

Other                  –              Combrick Mogwata – Councillor