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Speech by the Deputy Minister of Police, Hon. MS. Makhotso Maggie Sotyu (MP): Parliament, Cape Town


Chairperson, Minister of Police, Mr. NPT Nhleko and all Colleagues, Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police, Mr. F. Beukman, Honourable Members of Parliament, All MECs present, A/National Commissioner of Police, Lt. Gen Phahlane & all SAPS members, All National Heads of SAPS Entities (IPID, PSIRA and Civilian Secretariat) Our Youth and Children, Distinguished Guests, …

MTBPS 2015: Government must reduce spending


The Inkatha Freedom Party expects the Minister of Finance, Hon. Nhlanhla Nene, to announce measures to reign in government spending during his Medium Term Budget Policy Statement to be delivered tomorrow as means of hedging against a greater risk of less than forecasted tax receipts driven primarily by lower than expected economic growth during 2015. …

CDP reaction to budget speech


“Minister Nene’s budget speech has all the ingredients of an election speech which was designed to please the majority of voters,” says Christian Democratic Party CDP) leader, Rev. Theunis Botha. “The focus falls heavily on welfare allowances and education. “With the fuel levy hikes touching one rand per litre, we are extremely concerned as to …