Mogale City – Centenary Hall, 18th July 2017, The Southern African Overseas Chinese Industry & Commerce Federation in partnership with the South African Police Service in West Rand Cluster hosted a Mandela Day donations ceremony in Mogale City. In attendance were Mogale City Mayor Clr Lipudi, Executive Mayor Clr Boyce Maneli, Chinese Vice Consular General Qu Boxum and various Chinese community leaders.
The highlight of the event was food packages and blankets which handed out to elderly community members from various areas in the West Rand. The Chinese Federation and SAPS handed out the parcels to the elderly after a welcoming ceremony.
During the ceremony guest speaker Executive Mayor Clr Boyce Maneli thanked the Chinese federation for donating the parcels with warm hearts. He also thanked the SAPS West Rand Cluster for giving selflessly to their communities. “You are indeed a Police Service and not a Police Force” remarked Clr Maneli. In closing he reminded us of this months theme, “Take action; Inspire change”.