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FF Plus advises Afrikaans parents to implement a pay strike at the UFS

Adv Anton Alberts

The FF Plus encourages Afrikaans parents and students to implement a pay strike at the University of the Free State (UFS) until teaching in Afrikaans has resumed. It is time that the Afrikaans community starts talking with its money and those institutions who slights Afrikaans starts feeling it in... Read more

The increasing racial tension and conflict in South Africa especially in universities and its detrimental effect on the country’s development.

Dr Pieter Mulder

Who is racist and who isn’t? In South Africa there is currently a serious debate about racism. We are the chosen representatives of the people. We have to provide leadership. To date, there hasn’t been a debate about this issue in Parliament. That’s why I asked this debate.

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FF Plus asks parliament to debate violence at universities urgently

Dr Pieter Mulder

In the light of the conflict at universities which according to the FF Plus has the potential to escalate and spill over into all spheres of our society, the FF Plus has asked parliament today to urgently debate the issue in the public interest, Dr. Pieter Mulder, leader of the FF Plus said.

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Drought is a national priority and should not be politicised

Dr Corné Mulder

Certain matters, such as the current drought in South Africa is so important that it has to stand above ordinary politicking and parliament should consider organising its order list so that an important debate such as this, is given priority, Dr. Corné Mulder, chief whip of the FF Plus said.

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FF Plus reaction to the Budget: “Back to basic economic fundamental truths”

Dr Pieter Mulder

The minister of Finance’s budget can be described as a “back to basic economic fundamental truths”.

The minister emphasised fiscal discipline with the intention of saving billions of rand through better control over procurement and savings. These are steps in the right direction.

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State is preparing the way for legal land grabs with the Expropriation Bill

Dr Pieter Mulder

It is clear that the ANC government is with the Expropriation Bill preparing the way for a next piece of legislation that would legalise land grabs in South Africa and all landowners should take notice of this, Dr. Pieter Groenewald, the parliamentary spokesperson on land affairs for the FF Plus... Read more

International Mother Tongue Language Day and the University of Pretoria

Dr Pieter Mulder

While the world continues to become more sensitive to the importance of a person's mother language, South Africa and the EFF Youth move in the opposite direction. The demand that only English must be used at the University of Pretoria and other universities confirms this and is a move backwards... Read more

FF Plus response to Pres. Zuma’s 2016 SONA

Dr Pieter Mulder


In Northern Ireland the saying goes that a bridge and a traitor have one thing in common – they both go over to the other side. We saw something of those emotions in yesterday’s debates.

In Northern Ireland they killed each other for years over religious differences.

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President Jacob Zuma like a bottle without gas

Dr Pieter Mulder

The State of the Nation address (SONA) by President Jacob Zuma tonight was unimaginative and did not really address South Africa’s serious economic problems, says Dr Pieter Mulder, leader of the FF Plus.

Dr Mulder says an announcement that the public service would be reduced or... Read more

What the FF Plus would like to hear in the SONA

Dr Pieter Mulder

What does the FF Plus want to hear from president Zuma in Thursday’s (11 February) State of the Nation Address, what is the FF Plus’ views regarding the disruption of events and the role the EFF and Nkandla will expectedly play in it?

On the eve of the SONA, these and other questions... Read more

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