Minister of Health, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi,
Acting Premier of Free State,
Ministers and Deputy Ministers,
MECs and Mayors,
United Nations Resident Coordinator, Gana Fofang and Representatives of development partner organisations,
SANAC Deputy Chairperson, Mmapaseka Letsike,
Ladies and gentlemen,
We gather here on World AIDS Day to reaffirm our determination to work together to overcome this global epidemic.