FINAL REMINDER: ONLINE MEDIA ACCREDITATION: 2020 STATE OF THE NATION ADDRESS

Parliament, President Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver his State of the Nation Address (SONA) to the joint sitting of the National Assembly and the National Council of Provinces on Thursday, 13 February 2020 at 7pm.

The President calls this joint sitting in order to set out government’s key policy objectives and deliverables for the year ahead. During SONA the President also highlights achievements, flags challenges and outlines interventions that will be undertaken to unlock development interventions for the coming financial year. The SONA marks the official start of the Parliamentary programme for the year ahead.

Online applications for accreditation are open to all members of the media wishing to cover the SONA ceremony from Parliament. Applications can be made on the link 2020 SONA MEDIA ACCREDITATION and should be completed by 5pm tomorrow, Wednesday, 15 January 2020.

Members of the media are urged to apply within the set timeframe as no extension will be made beyond the dateline.

Source: Parliament of the Republic of South Africa