Grootfonteiners in Parliament:

Principal Themba Cebani and Deputy Chairperson of the Grootfontein SRC Mr. Sandile Nzuza at the Parliament in Cape Town.

Less than 6 months in their new positions, and they are already making their voices heard, the newly appointed Principal of Grootfontein, Mr. Themba Cebani; along with the newly elected President of the Association of Students in Agricultural Training Institutes(ASATI) and Deputy Chairperson of the Grootfontein SRC Mr. Sandile Nzuza were invited to be special guests of the Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries; Hon. Senzeni Zokwana in parliament.

The two leaders attended the Debate on Budget vote 24: Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, which was held at the National Assembly Main Chambers, in Cape Town, on the 24th May 2017. The debate was followed by a session with the Minister and his team of Directors in discussing various issues, some including the function shift of colleges, roundtable discussions for the students to engage the minister, as well as the functionality of the ATIs.