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The Executive Mayor of the City of Johannesburg, Cllr Geoffrey Makhubo will tomorrow, 18 July 2020, handover a Temporary Relocation Unit (TRU) to Gogo Nofezile Maqokolo (72) in Ivory Park as part of celebrating International Nelson Mandela Day. 

Nelson Mandela Day is celebrated annually to honour the legacy of the anti-apartheid icon. This day also seek to encourage society  to recognise their individual power to make an imprint and change the world around them.

Gogo Nofezile met Mayor Makhubo at the beginning of the year during an Imbizo and expressed her concerns with her current poor living condition. Upon assessing Gogo’s living condition, the City of Johannesburg intervened and will be donating a unit to ensure a dignified living condition for Gogo Nofezile and family.

Members of the Media are invited to attend as follows: 
Date: 18 July 2020
Venue: 59 Lokologa Road, Ivory Park ext.9
Time: 11:30

For more information and confirmation of attendance please contact: 

Mildred (Milly) Matlou 
Media Specialist: Mayoral Communications 
Cell: 063 257 0030


Neo Goba
Deputy Director: Communications and Stakeholder Manager 
Housing Department 
Cell: 073 246 8008​