PREPARING SOUTH AFRICA FOR THE WORLD
New moves to promote 2010
FIFAs director of communications and public affairs, Hans Klaus, says a major campaign will see FIFA, the Local Organising Committee and other 2010 role-players inviting and hosting foreign media representatives on a fact-finding trip to South Africa.
Under a cloud
Former Correctional Services Director General Linda Mti has been appointed as the head of security for the 2010 LOC.
Raising the stakes
The 2007/2008 ABSA Premiership has resumed after a two-month break and Premier Soccer League CEO, Kjetil Siem (above), has called on all clubs competing in the league to up their game ahead of the 2010 World Cup.
Valcke to conduct Preliminary Draw
Fifa General Secretary Jerome Valcke with conduct the 2010 Preliminary Draw which will be broadcast around the world from Durbans International Convention Centre on Sunday.
Appointments - Makgabo
Former CNN anchor Tumi Makgabo has been appointed as the Communications Manager of the LOC.
LOC - Khoza
Fifa has appointed PSL chairman Irvin Khoza to serve on its newly created Strategic Committee.
Appointments - Fish
Former Bafana favourite Mark Fish serves as one South Africa's roving 2010 ambassadors.
Appointements - Mti
Former Correctional Services Director General Linda Mti has been appointed as the head of security for the 2010 LOC
Made in SA
On the field
The Girls Of 2010