KwaZulu-Natal Premier Senzo Mchunu, Mayor James Nxumalo and Human Settlements MEC Ravi Pillay will on Monday, 25 November 2013, launch the Community Residential Units (CRU’s) (formerly hostels) upgrade project at KwaMashu Hostel. The project has yielded 982 completed units equating to 5192 bed spaces. This multi-billion rand project will be rolled out to other CRUs in eThekwini as part of government’s effort to improve the lives of people living in former hostels and to turn these structures into family Units.
Members of the media are invited to attend the launch.
Details are as follows:
Date: 25 November 2013
Time: 10:00
Venue: Rotary Stadium, KwaMashu (Ward 39)

Issued by the eThekwini Municipality’s Communications Unit. For more information contact Municipal Spokesperson Thabo Mofokeng on 031 311 4820 or 0827317456 or e-mail or Mayoral Spokesperson, Sthembiso Mshengu 031 311 2121 or 072 926 1419 or