23 October 2013
Correctional Services Minister
Sibusiso Ndebele on Tuesday opened the Brandvlei Correctional Centre in the Western
Minister Ndebele said the Brandvlei
Correctional Centre marks another landmark accomplishment in providing
correctional facilities which make provision for rehabilitation, adequate
security as well as conditions consistent with human dignity.
Ministerial Spokesperson Logan
Maistry said this is a new generation correctional centre that focuses on
rehabilitation and create an appropriate balance between security and
“the centre will go a long towards
ensuring that we really focus on the department of the correctional services
prior to the mandate of ensuring that inmates are properly rehabilitated so
that once they leave our facilities they are equip to appropriate skills and
appropriate education qualifications and do not re-offend,” Maistry added.
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