STATEMENT BY RAY NKONYENI MUNICIPALITY:
Bates Motors (Port Shepstone) made a vital contribution towards the fight against the spread of Covid-19 within Ray Nkonyeni Municipality.
On Friday 24 April 2020, Bates Motors in Port Shepstone handed over a sizable number of cloth masks and sanitisers to the Mayor of RNM, Cllr Nomusa Mqwebu.
With this, Bates Motors Management said they were playing their part as local business in minimizing the spread of Covid-19 infections by giving this important equipment to the municipality.
In accepting these masks and sanitizers, Her Worship the Mayor, Cllr Nomusa Mqwebu thanked the management of Bates Motors and indicated that this equipment will go a long way in minimizing the spread of Covid-19 and this came at a right time as the President of the Republic of South Africa had indicated that wearing of mask when in public places will become mandatory.