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KwaZulu-Natal Department of Arts & Culture


Arts and Culture play a crucial role in nation-building as well as in developing

a new national identity reflective of our democracy.

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Wushwini Instrument Handover

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KwaZulu-Natal MEC Ntombikayise Sibhidla-Saphetha has handed over musical instruments to artists at the Wushwini Art Centre in the Ngcolosi area. This is part of the Ward Based Intervention Programme which aims to help young people realize their potential by channeling their creativity towards constructive and productive activities, encouraging positive lifestyles.



Budget Speech August 2014

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Budget speech for the Kwazulu-Natal Department of Arts and Culture delivered by the hon. Ntombikayise Sibhidla-Saphetha, MEC for Arts and Culture, at the Kwazulu-Natal legislature on 19 august 2014. Theme: The Doors of Learning and Culture Shall be opened   Honourable Chairperson, Honourable Members, Distinguished guests and artists in our midst today, Ladies and gentlemen, […]



Vacancies 2014 September

The Department of Arts and Culture issues this circular as per the provisions of the Public Service Regulations, Part VIII, C.2 and emphasizes the fact that the Public Service is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. This circular and its contents must be brought to the attention of all eligible officials on your establishment, including […]



MY LANGUAGE, MY HERITAGE

MY LANGUAGE, MY HERITAGE By: Khethukuthula Lembethe   You will find that people automatically define others by the language they speak. When you meet someone for the first time, that person’s accent helps you figure out a few things about them such as where they could be from. This of course could go either way […]