Provincial, Local and Traditional Government

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Revised Guidelines for Traditional Councils in Place

Department of Traditional Affairs

Revised guidelines for the determination of the number of members of traditional councils are in place.

The traditional affairs department published the guidelines in Government Gazette 41072.

Traditional Leadership Bill Sent to NCOP

National Assembly

The national assembly has passed the Traditional Leadership and Governance Framework Amendment Bill and sent it to the national council of provinces for concurrence.

The bill was tabled in parliament in March 2017.

Customary Initiation Practices Under the Spotlight

Department of Traditional Affairs

The traditional affairs department has called for comment on the Draft Customary Initiation Bill.

The proposed legislation refers to the customary initiation practices in terms of both male and female initiates.

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