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IFP sends its condolences to the ANC

IFP

On behalf of the IFP, I would like to send sincere condolences to our colleagues in the ANC, family and friends, for the loss of your loved ones in the tragic bus accident involving ANC members of Wards 60 and 62 Gauteng, on Sunday 17 April 2016 in Winburg, Free State. A person that departs …

Motion Of No Confidence In The President

IFP

Honourable Speaker; It is hard to avoid a sense of futility. Didn’t Einstein advise us that madness is doing the same thing again and again, and expecting a different result? Again and again the ruling Party has used its majority to shut down voices of opposition, protect its president, and get its way. We saw …

Doctors Fail To Treat Rape Victim

IFP

The IFP calls on the KZN MEC of Health, Dr Sbongiseni Dhlomo to urgently investigate and take severe action against the doctors who failed to treat a rape victim at the Vryheid Provincial Hospital. “The 6 year old victim was allegedly raped by her father. When she was taken to the Vryheid Provincial Hospital yesterday …

SONA “Smoke Screen” Not Fooling Anyone

IFP

The IFP has taken note of President Jacob Zuma’s recent statement that he will be instructing the Auditor General and Finance Minister to determine an amount that is reasonable for him to pay back for the wasteful misappropriation of funds in respect of non-security upgrades at his palatial Nkandla residence. The IFP however see this …

IFP: Place Natal Zoological Gardens Under SPCA Curatorship

IFP

Recent reports over alleged animal cruelty being an accepted practice as well as other animal welfare concerns at the Natal Zoological Gardens which is currently under the ownership and management of Mr Brian Boswell, require immediate investigation and if sustained, then urgent intervention. Former KZN MEC of Environmental Affairs, and current IFP Chief Whip in …

IFP Wins By-elections

IFP

The Inkatha Freedom Party is celebrating after winning two fiercely contested by-elections at Vryheid and Indaka this Wednesday. “The election results showed that the IFP, with its limited resources, could defeat the ANC and the NFP. It certainly is sweet victory considering all the resources and time that the ANC invested in these wards even …

IFP Discourages Food Dumping Except During Periods of Shortage

IFP

The IFP has placed an emphasis on the dumping of foreign food in South Africa, and that it should be discouraged except during periods of shortage. Should dumped US meat be allowed to enter South Africa, it will become a burden on our farmers, effectively shutting out emerging farmers, threatening the small farmers and posing …