Media Releases

South Africa will only be able to move forward if there is mutual respect

2018-02-19
Dr Pieter Groenewald

For South Africa to be a prosperous and progressive country, there needs to be mutual respect. Respect for people as individuals, respect for the differences between people and respect for all the differences in culture, history and language.

An extract from the Preamble of South Africa’s... Read more


Nog ‘n plaasmoord naby Secunda skok

2018-02-19
Die Redaksie

Die sinnelose geweld teen ons land se boere is weer die naweek tot ‘n spits gedryf toe nog ‘n boer, “Kort” Hans Meyer, koelbloedig op sy plaas naby Charl Cilliers, ‘n dorpie naby Secunda in Mpumalanga, vermoor is.

Hierdie vorm van geweld teen ons land se... Read more


SONA full of promises, but execution will be placed under magnifying glass

2018-02-16
Dr Pieter Groenewald

The emphasis that the new State President, Cyril Ramaphosa, last night placed on the issue of land expropriation without compensation has unfortunately cast a dark shadow over the first promising State of the Nation Address (SONA).

The principle of expropriation without compensation is extremely... Read more


Mkhwebane floundering as Public Protecor (PP)

2018-02-16
Adv Anton Alberts

The High Court in Pretoria setting aside the report on Bankorp by the Public Protector (PP), Busisiwe Mkhwebane, is a serious blot on the name of the PP’s office as well as a clear abuse of power.

The judgment, which also ordered Mkhwebane to pay the legal costs of Absa and the South African ... Read more


Nuwe LUR sal moet uithaal en wys

2018-02-16
Dr. Wynand Boshoff

Die VF Plus wens die nuwe LUR vir samewerkende regering, menslike nedersettings en tradisionele sake in die Noord-Kaap, mnr. Bentley Vass, geluk met sy aanstelling. Mnr. Vass moet egter besef hy neem 'n erg verwaarloosde portefeulje oor.

Plaaslike regering in die Noord-Kaap is amper besig om... Read more


Zuma must get his day in court

2018-02-15
Dr Pieter Groenewald

Despite the fact that the former President, Jacob Zuma, resigned of his own accord, he must still get his day in court – just like he always wanted.

With his resignation, he tried to paint himself as a martyr that only wanted to serve South Africa and the people and he even bragged about how ... Read more


Vrede dairy project: Bail granted to suspects unacceptable

2018-02-15
Wouter Wessels

The FF Plus welcomes every action presently taken against the blatant corruption and theft of millions of rands of tax payers’ money.

It is, however, extremely disturbing that the State did not oppose bail for the suspects that were arrested after a raid was conducted on the Gupta’s... Read more


President Ramaphosa will have to back his words with deeds

2018-02-15
Dr Pieter Groenewald

South Africa deserves to have a better president than the one it had. It, however, is not difficult to be a better president than what Mr Jacob Zuma was.

President Cyril Ramaphosa, however, needs to realise that he will be closely watched and that he will have to take action to prove that he means ... Read more


VF Plus verwelkom arrestasie van oud Emfuleni-burgemeester oor kinderpornografie

2018-02-15
Christo Smith

Die arrestasie van oud-burgemeester Simon Mofokeng vandeesweek oor kinderpornografie, is opnuut ʼn bewys dat niemand bo die wet verhewe is nie.

Mofokeng, voormalige burgemeester van die Emfuleni-munisipaliteit (Evaton, Sebokeng, Vaal Oewer, Vanderbijlpark, Vereeniging), is vandag in hegtenis geneem ... Read more


Johannesburgse metro-polisieman in kop geskiet – R100 000 beloning

2018-02-14
Mnr. Franco de Lange

Die VF Plus in Johannesburg ondersteun die owerhede se daadwerklike optrede en versekering om alles in hul vermoë te doen om wetteloosheid te bekamp en die veiligheid van hul offisiere te verseker.

Dié optrede volg na ‘n skietery gister in Booysens, Johannesburg, waartydens... Read more


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