Nearly R3 billion worth of water wasted in Gauteng

Nearly R3 billion worth of water wasted in Gauteng
ISSUED BY: Philip van Staden, Freedom Front Plus, Gauteng Legislature. Today the Freedom Front Plus was shocked to learn that nearly R3 billion worth of water was wasted by municipalities in Gauteng during the 2016/17 financial year. The information was gleaned from the response of the MEC for Local Governance, Mr Uhuru Moila, to a written question by the FF... Read More

ACDP supports MRM involvement in local government

ACDP supports MRM involvement in local government
ISSUED BY: Cheryllyn Dudley, ACDP, MP & Chief Whip The ACDP notes with interest that the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Dr Zweli Mkhize, has met with the leader of Moral Regeneration Movement (MRM), Father Smangaliso Mkhatshwa, to discuss possible collaboration to instil ethical leadership in local government. ACDP Member of Parliament Cheryllyn Dudley today said that,... Read More

Gauteng Premier is going to burn his fingers with land

Gauteng Premier is going to burn his fingers with land
ISSUED BY: Philip van Staden, Freedom Front Plus, Gauteng Legislature. The FF Plus wants to make it very clear that the Gauteng Premier, Mr David Makhura, is going to burn his fingers if he tries to expropriate land lying idle in Gauteng without compensation. He is busy jumping the gun in this sensitive process. What he said earlier today comes... Read More

ACDP shocked by news of ANC MP being shot and killed

ACDP shocked by news of ANC MP being shot and killed
ISSUED BY: Cheryllyn Dudley, ACDP, MP & Chief Whip The ACDP is shocked and saddened by the news that ANC Member of Parliament, Sibusiso Radebe, was shot dead in Roodepoort, Gauteng, last night (Tuesday, June 19). ACDP MP and Chief Whip, Cheryllyn Dudley, today said that, “Honourable Radebe was a colleague and we are saddened by this tragic news. We... Read More

Tarlton landowners opposing illegal housing development

Tarlton landowners opposing illegal housing development
ISSUED BY: Jaco Mulder, Freedom Front Plus, Gauteng Leader This morning, more than 100 angry landowners and residents of Tarlton (Krugersdorp) on the West Rand gathered on the construction site of Brickvale development to raise objections to the construction of more than 6000 houses. The landowners, who were addressed by the FF Plus leader in Gauteng, Jaco Mulder, and the... Read More

Eskom: Trade unions holding South Africa hostage

Eskom: Trade unions holding South Africa hostage
ISSUED BY: Adv Anton Alberts, Freedom Front Plus, National Chairman Countrywide power outages prove that the ANC is standing by powerless while South Africa and its citizens are being held hostage by trade unions that are willing to destroy the country’s economy for their own gain. At this stage, the picture looks dark in all respects with threats of a... Read More

Gauteng government must lay cards on the table regarding Emfuleni crisis

Gauteng government must lay cards on the table regarding Emfuleni crisis
ISSUED BY: Philip van Staden, Freedom Front Plus, Gauteng Legislature. The sudden resignation of Emfuleni Mayor, Mr Jacob Khawe, a mere seven months after the ANC appointed him as mayor, signals serious problems in the municipality. The FF Plus insists that the Gauteng government, and in particular the Premier, Mr David Makhura, and the MEC for Local Government, Mr Uhuru... Read More

FF Plus Youth in Gauteng rejects plans to remove Afrikaans residences’ names

FF Plus Youth in Gauteng rejects plans to remove Afrikaans residences’ names
ISSUED BY: Jean Kriek, Freedom Front Plus, Gauteng Youth Leader The FF Plus youth in Gauteng rejects the plans of the University of Pretoria (UP) to change the Afrikaans names of residences on campus. This name changes by the UP can be seen as yet another attempt to marginalise Afrikaans as well as to pacify the aggressive youth movements of... Read More

PIC Board’s decision to investigate investment in Ayo Technology is encouraging

PIC Board’s decision to investigate investment in Ayo Technology is encouraging
ISSUED BY: Adv Anton Alberts, Freedom Front Plus, National Chairman It seems as if the Board of the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) has started to take its oversight role to ensure that the PIC makes sound investment choices seriously as the Board has decided to investigate a controversial investment in Ayo Technology, an Iqbal Surve company. The investment that was... Read More