Bertram Stewart, PS Ministry of Economic Planning and Development said in a press conference yesterday, “following the success of the launch of the preparations for the summit last week, the resource mobilization team would continue to open its hands to members of the public and the business community to make their contributions towards preparations of SADC summit 2016 to be held in Kingdom of Swaziland”.
It was also told, a preparation team had been formed consisting Bertram Stewart, the PS in the Ministry of Economic Planning and Development, Chief Commercial Officer Magenius Hlophe, Director of SADC Unit Chazile Magongo, Head of Policy and Planning Dumsile Magagula, CEO of FSE&CC Bonisiwe Ntando, Tum du-Pont, President of FESBC and Standard Bank of Swaziland CE Phil Mnisi.
According to Stewart, team is not expecting contributions in monetary form only. He said they would welcome all kinds of contributions and made an example of things like stationery, decorations and refreshments, among others.
(Siyimbali online reporter: November 22, 2015)