#PODCAST: DA in KZN slam "token gesture" by Premier Sihle Zikalala to erect a monument commemorating past heroes #1860

By Newsbreak Producer Shanell Daniel - A decade after the Indian-origin community in KwaZulu-Natal were first promised a monument, to mark the 150th anniversary of the arrival of indentured labourers in South Africa - the commitment may finally be fulfilled this year. During his State of the Province Address last week, KZN Premier Sihle Zikalala, made mention of the project and the expectation for its completion by November 2020. However, the announcement has received mixed reactions, with the spokesperson for Arts and Culture within the Democratic Alliance in KZN, MPL Bradley Singh, saying it is too little too late...