The Minister of Home Affairs, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, will brief the media on Monday, 19 April 2021, about efforts to resolve protests by asylum seekers and refugees who are currently accommodated in Paint City and Wingfield in Cape Town.

Details of the briefing are as follows:

Date: Monday, 19 April 2021
Time: 11h00
Venue: Ronnie Mamoepa Press Room, Tshedimosetso House, 1035 Francis Baard Street, Hatfield, Pretoria

NB: There will be a video link to Imbizo Media Centre, 120 Plein Street, Parliament, Cape Town.

Media Participation: Journalists may view the briefing via live streaming on the South African Government social media channels on the links below:




Media Enquiries: Siya Qoza - 082 898 1657

Issued by GCIS on behalf of the Ministry of Home Affairs - 18 April 2021