Today Minister in the Presidency Trevor
Manuel and Collins Chabane briefed the media on government’s priorities and
plans, set out the tone for delivery in the year ahead.
Trevor Manuel said the National Development
Plan offers a long-term perspective.
Manuel added that the plan aims to ensure that
all South Africans attain a decent standard of living through the elimination
of poverty and reduction of inequality.
Manuel said the NDP and its proposals will
need to be implemented in the right order over the next 17 years.
Minister Manuel added that the importance
of the NDP is that it offers the presidency a perspective to 2030 it’s a
destination that allows us to bring in different role players in society and it
needs a government leadership.
Manuel furthermore adds that president Zuma
in his State of the Nation Address touched on one every important part which is
shape the perspectives of the national planning commission and that Manuel adds
relates to what the presidency has defined as a decent standard of living.
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