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Drunk-driving judge Motata still getting salary after nine years

Dr Corné Mulder

After nine years, judge Nkola Motata, who was found guilty of drunken driving, is still on special leave with full pay and has cost the taxpayers of South Africa nearly R14 million since the start of his special leave in January 2007, Dr. Corné Mulder, FF Plus chief whip, says.

The minister ... Read more

Zuma and Van Rooyen loses first round in their attempts to stop report on state capture

Dr Pieter Mulder

The FF Plus welcomes the court’s decision today in the case on the Public Protector’s issuing of the report on state capture, Dr. Pieter Mulder, Leader of the FF Plus, says.

Dr. Mulder says the attempts of President Jacob Zuma and Minister Des van Rooyen to prevent the retired Public... Read more

Right decision to withdraw case against Gordhan

Dr Pieter Mulder

The decision to withdraw the prosecution of minister Pravin Gordhan was the right one, but it does not change the facts that the issue has damaged the credibility of the office of the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) and its head, Adv. Shaun Abrahams, Dr. Pieter Mulder, leader of the FF Plus... Read more

VF Plus-reaksie op mediumtermyn-begroting

Dr Pieter Mulder

Minister Pravin Gordhan se mediumtermyn-begroting klink baie positief met hoop vir die toekoms as slegs na die woorde geluister word. As die syfers egter van nader bekyk word, is dit negatief en die teenoorgestelde.

Sy verwagte belastingtekort is R11 miljard en R23 miljard op die langer termyn.... Read more

Withdrawal from International Criminal Court: ANC shows the world it has no moral values

Adv Anton Alberts

The ANC government’s decision to withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC) has officially shown the world that it has no moral base, Adv. Anton Alberts, the FF Plus’ parliamentary spokesperson on human rights, said.

According to media reports, Ms. Maite Nkoana-Mashabane,... Read more

President Jacob Zuma is fighting in the final trench

Dr Pieter Mulder

A desperate struggle for survival and to rescue his career. This is nearly the only conclusion that can be made from the urgent interdict that President Jacob Zuma had applied for to prevent the Public Protector’s report on state capture is released tomorrow (Friday 14 October), Dr. Pieter... Read more

Gordhan summons has serious complications for country’s economy

Dr Pieter Mulder

The decision of the Hawks to serve a summons on the finance minister, Pravin Gordhan, shows a total lack of presidential leadership and holds serious complications for the country’s economy, Dr. Pieter Mulder, the FF Plus leader, says.

Dr. Mulder says it is, in particular, the consistent... Read more

Afskeidsdinee: Adv. Thuli Madonsela

Dr Pieter Mulder

Advokaat Thuli Madonsela, voormalige Openbare Beskermer (OB) van Suid-Afrika, het vir sewe jaar haar taak pligsgetrou uitgevoer presies soos die land se Grondwet van haar vereis het. In die tyd het sy ʼn geliefde en gerespekteerde persoon vir alle regdenkende inwoners van die land geword.

Sy het te ... Read more

Plakkate, slagspreuke en die “nuwe” politiek

Dr Pieter Mulder

Met volle erkenning aan Protea Boekhuis). Die boek kan ook bestel word op Pretoria Boekhuis se webwerf:

Plakkate, slagspreuke en die “nuwe” politiek

’n Student en ’n plakkaat is moeilikheid.

In die tyd toe die HNP nog aan verkiesings... Read more

ANC buffalo is dangerous because it is wounded, not dead

Dr Pieter Mulder

The ANC Buffalo is just wounded, not dead. And a wounded buffalo is very dangerous. Opposition parties should therefore not start celebrating the demise of the ANC as there is still a lot of work to be done before the governing party is finally stripped of its power.

This was the message today of... Read more

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