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Deputy minister of Transport to distribute over 360 bicycles to learners in the Eastern Cape

# Deputy minister of Transport, Lisa Mangcu, will distribute over 360 bicycles to deserving learners in the Intsika Yethu Local and the Enoch Mgijima Municipalities in the Eastern Cape today. She will be joined by the Deputy Minister in the Presidency for the Department of Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities, Nokuzola Gladys Tolashe. This is part of the department’s Shova Kalula bicycle distribution programme. The programme was introduced as a pilot in 2001, to alleviate transport pressure on poor households and has benefited more than 100-thousand deserving learners to date.