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Home Affairs studying High Court ruling

Home Affairs ready to address Immigration Act problems

Pretoria – The Department of Home Affairs says it is studying the judgement of the Western Cape High Court, regarding the implementation of the new immigration regulations. “The department is still studying the judgement and will provide comment in due course,” it said on Monday. The department was taken to court by Brent Johnson, whose …

Marikana Commission given more time

Marikana Commission given more time

Pretoria – President Jacob Zuma has given the Marikana Commission of Inquiry more time to complete its work. On Monday, he announced the extension of the Commission’s term from 31 July 2014 to 30 September. “After engagement between the President, the Chairperson of the Commission and the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, it became …

33-year-old Limpopo suspect arrested

Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison

A 33-year-old man, who has been linked to more than 30 crimes in Seshego, Limpopo, has been arrested. The suspect, Thomas Tshamano, who is originally from Makhado, has been terrorising the community by stealing valuable items from their vehicles since 2011, according to Limpopo police spokesperson Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi. “He targeted his victims at night …

Limpopo police condemns police killing

REBURIAL CEREMONY OF NATHANIEL NAKASA

Limpopo Provincial Police Commissioner, Lieutenant General Fanie Masemola, has condemned the killing of a police officer in Ritavi, in Tzaneen. “Any attack and the killing of our police officers will not be tolerated, and I have already formulated a task team by Hawks members to apprehend these cold blooded killers and ensure that they face …

Numsa strike deplored – CDP

Numsa strike deplored – CDP “The Christian Democratic Party (CDP) condemns the upcoming Numsa strike, but is not at all surprised that it is imminent”, says CDP leader, Rev.Theunis Botha. “It is clear that the annual strike season has commenced, which this year will be even more damaging than in the past, due to the …

September National Imbizo Responds To Minister Gugile Nkwinti’s Policy Proposals For Farmers to Give Half Their Land to Farm Workers

farmers

Minister Gugile Nkwinti’s policy proposals requiring commercial farmers to hand over half their farms to farmworkers seems to be yet another attempt by white capital through the agency of the ANC to pull the wool over our peoples eyes under the guise of economic transformation. According to these policy proposals, the farm workers will assume …

Gordhan has major task – CDP

CDP

“The Christian Democratic Party (CDP) supports minister Pravin Gordhan’s admission that the target of clean audits for municipalities by the end of the year is over ambitious,” says CDP leader, Rev. Theunis Botha. “The next step is to announce that cadre deployment – which is actually unconstitutional – will be scrapped, and replaced by a …

Government ready to assist small businesses

Government ready to assist small businesses

Government ready to assist small businesses: Midrand – Small Business Minister Lindiwe Zulu says government is ready to partner with small businesses to assist South Africans to benefit from the opportunities available. Speaking at the Black Business Council (BBC) gala dinner in Midrand, on Thursday evening, Minister Zulu said government is available to do its best …

VF Plus-reaksie op premier van die Vrystaat se Openingsrede

Nuwe Swart Ekonomiese Bemagtiging (SEB)-punteskok is onwettig

VF Plus-reaksie op premier van die Vrystaat se Openingsrede Premier Ace Magashule se openingsrede was ‘n wenslysie van onsamehangende drome wat nie binne die huidige realiteite kan realiseer nie. Hy het sy bes probeer om die geweldige krisisse wat die Vrystaat tans op verskillende vlakke ervaar te verbloem deur verwysings na lukrake, geïsoleerde projekte en …