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IFP: Against proposed municipality being named after Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma

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The IFP in KwaZulu-Natal has rejected the recent pronouncement by the ANC chairperson in Sisonke, Mluleki Ndobe, that Ingwe Municipality and KwaSani Municipality will be amalgamated and now form one municipality called Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma Municipality. “The IFP is concerned that the ruling party is giving prominence to ANC-affiliated politicians above all other role players …

IFP: OLDER PERSONS MUST BE PROTECTED

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The IFP Women’s Brigade calls on government to ensure that older people’s rights are upheld and defended as we commemorate the International Day of Older Persons. “Older people’s rights must be upheld and defended. They must be protected from discrimination and abuse. We condemn in the strongest terms allegations of the killing of older men …

IFP: PEOPLE IN DIRE NEED OF HOUSING NOT OWLS

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The IFP calls on the Gauteng Provincial government, specifically the Department of Human Settlements and the City of Johannesburg to urgently provide people with decent housing instead of spending millions of rand buying owls to eat rats. “The City of Johannesburg has allocated R2.5 million to fight the scourge of rodents, which the IFP believes …

EFF radicalism sets bad example-CDP

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EFF radicalism sets bad example-CDP “Statements such as ‘we will die for Malema’ reflects the kind of radicalism the country can well do without,” says Rev. Theunis Botha, leader of the Christian Democratic Party (CDP). Botha referred to statements from some of those holding a night vigil ahead of the trial of Julius Malema, leader …

SOUTH AFRICAN WORLD TENNIS RANKINGS

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SOUTH AFRICANS MOVE UP IN THE ATP WORLD RANKINGS Tucker Vorster and Nik Scholtz impress on ATP World Rankings Men Singles Previous Current 19 19 Kevin Anderson 474 455 Fritz Wolmarans 484 477 Ruan Roelofse 540 480 Tucker Vorster 563 490 Nik Scholtz 638 620 Dean O’Brien 676 667 Rik de Voest 899 923 Damon …

CDP on crime stats

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CDP reacts to crime stats The Christian Democratic Party (CDP) expressed its concern with the increase in murders by 800 per annum in South Africa. “We are especially concerned, as these figures appear to include the highest number of murders in the world for an identifiable group, namely farmers. The general murder rate is 32,2 …

IFP: CONDEMNS IRRESPONSIBLE BEHAVIOUR BY IEC STAFF

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The IFP in KwaZulu-Natal has raised grave concerns about the unprofessional conduct of IEC staff towards the IFP at the Mthonjaneni IEC office during the recent by-elections held on Wednesday 17th September. “We are very perturbed by the unprofessional conduct of the IEC staff. When we tried to lodge a complaint about claims that some …

Misdaadstatistiek – Suid-Afrika meer gewelddadig

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“Die nuutste misdaadstatistiek toon dat Suid-Afrika ʼn meer gewelddadige land geword het. Geweldsmisdade wat persone direk raak soos moord, roof en motorkapings het aansienlik toegeneem. Moord het met 5% toegeneem en meer as 17 000 moorde is gepleeg. Suid-Afrika se moordsyfer is nou 32,2 per 100 000 van die bevolking terwyl die wêreldgemiddeld 7 per …

NPA seizes over R2m assets from Letsatsi, Ramosa and Mabe

Summons for Deputy National Director of Prosecutions Served

North Gauteng High Court- On 9 September 2014 the Asset Forfeiture Unit (AFU) of the NPA obtained a freezing order for R2 257 200 in terms of the Prevention of Organised Crime Act against Mr Paseka Cornelius Letsatsi,a former head of communications of the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA),Mr Surprise Kabedi Ramosa and Mr …