Media Releases

Level of criminality among police members in North West is shocking

Fanie du Toit

The large number of police members involved in crime in the North West is shocking.

The Minister of Police, Bheki Cele, confirmed in his reply to a parliamentary question from the FF Plus that since 2020, 104 police members in the province have been implicated in criminal incidents.

The extent of ... Read more

Sol Plaatje: Kragonderbrekings en kabeldiefstal – vinkel en koljander

Frans Reichert

Cassandra, ’n woonbuurt in Kimberley wat deel van Sol-Plaatje-plaaslike munisipaliteit vorm (Kimberley, Modderrivier en Ritchie), gaan maande reeds gebuk onder kragonderbrekings.

Beurtkrag is die direkte gevolg van hierdie woonbuurt se ergernis.

Tydens beurtkrag word kragkabels gesteel. Dit ... Read more

Cancellation of operations at Steve Biko is a shining example of how NHI will work

Philip van Staden

The Steve Biko Academic Hospital in Pretoria was forced to cancel operations after its air conditioners broke down.

According to a hospital spokesperson, operations cannot be performed in the exceptionally high temperatures currently experienced in Pretoria seeing as it significantly increases the ... Read more

Transnet strike: Keep fuel tanks and pantries full without causing panic, warns FF Plus

Dr. Wynand Boshoff

The current Transnet strike could have a serious impact on motorists and road transport companies if an agreement is not reached soon.

Crude oil, diesel and petrol are transported inland from Durban using Transnet's pipelines (formerly known as Petronet).

This pipeline network cuts across... Read more

Zuma’s sentence just for show and undermines criminal justice system

Dr Pieter Groenewald

The fact that the Department of Correctional Services announced that former President Jacob Zuma has served his fifteen-month jail term serves as proof that his sentence was just for show this whole time.

It also undermines the country's criminal justice system.

When Zuma initially turned himself ... Read more

Vragmotorongeluk op Pinehaven-kruising kan deels voor Eskom en Gauteng-regering se deur gelê word

Tjaart Steenkamp

Die vragmotorongeluk vanoggend by die Pinehaven-kruising in Krugersdorp, waar die N14 en R28 kruis, kan deels voor die deur van die Gauteng-regering en Eskom gelê word.

Beurtkrag kon ʼn bydraende faktor tot die ongeluk gewees het omdat dit tydens beurtkrag plaasgevind het toe die verkeerslig... Read more

BELA Bill: The more time passes, the clearer Motshekga’s actual plan becomes

Dr. Wynand Boshoff

With the Department of Basic Education's SHERO awards (Schools Hero Awards) in Johannesburg on Wednesday, the Minister of Basic Education, Ms Angie Motshekga, revealed her actual plan: Full government control over public schools.

The Minister's official speech, as published on the Department's web ... Read more

FF Plus will put up the fight of its life to relegate Lesufi and ANC in Gauteng to opposition benches

Adv Anton Alberts

The election of Panyaza Lesufi as the new Gauteng Premier marks the beginning of a new stage of the FF Plus's bid to ensure that Lesufi and the ANC are relegated to the opposition benches in the 2024 elections.

The FF Plus will do everything in its power to achieve this by canvassing for the... Read more

Hantam: Poskantore se verval raak almal se sak

Jan Palm

Die poskantore in die Hantam-plaaslike munisipaliteit (Calvinia, Nieuwoudtville, Loeriesfontein) lewer tans geen diens ten opsigte van die hernuwing van motorlisensies nie.

Soos wat die tyd verloop en dienste nie verbeter nie, word die gemeenskap al hoe meer verontrief.

Die gewone... Read more

Government must start taking attacks on notorious Numbi road seriously after German tourist’s murder

Werner Weber

The murder of the German tourist Jörg Schnarr near the Numbi Gate of the Kruger National Park once again shines the spotlight on the high incidence if robberies and attacks on the notorious Numbi road.

Government must take decisive action.

The victim and three other tourists were stopped by... Read more

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