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Ramaphosa promises better service delivery for Olievenhoutbosch community

President Ramaphosa says his new government has prioritised the development of the country and communities should be rest assured that they are not being overlooked.

President Cyril Ramaphosa at the Hope Restoration Church, on 11 March 2018. Picture: Pelane Phakgadi/EWN

JOHANNESBURG - President Cyril Ramaphosa has assured Olievenhoutbosch residents that their service delivery concerns will be addressed as a matter of urgency.

Ramaphosa says his new government has prioritised the development of the country and communities should be rest assured that they are not being overlooked.

Residents last week vandalised a local community centre and clinic during a protest.

Ramaphosa tried to calm angry residents down before his message was heard.

He then assured them that Gauteng Premier David Makhura would have a community meeting on Thursday.

“There is no problem without a solution… as government we are going to solve this problem.”

Ramaphosa also urged the community to register to vote before the 5pm deadline on today.

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)

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