Media Releases

Central firearms register at Police worrying

2014-08-20
Dr Pieter Groenewald

“The submission by the Police at the portfolio committee of Police in Parliament about the Central Firearms Registry Office (CFR) indicates a lack of control and is worrying. In the submission the Police indicated that there isn’t proper control over firearms which are handed in to the... Read more


Pretoria-stadsaal se naam verwelkom, maar nie ten koste van die stad se naam nie

2014-08-19
Die Redaksie

Die VF Plus in Pretoria het die Tshwane-metro se oorweging om die Pretoria-stadsaal te vernoem na die stigter van Pretoria, Marthinus Wessel Pretorius, verwelkom maar wys daarop dat hierdie verandering nie gedoen kan word ten koste van die stad se naam wat Pretoria heet nie.

Die leier van die... Read more


Banks will have to come explain about credit following intervention by FF Plus

2014-08-19
Adv Anton Alberts

Banks will in due course have to appear before the parliamentary portfolio committee on Trade and Industry about their credit practices and in particular the extending of unsecured loans, Adv. Anton Alberts, the FF Plus’ parliamentary spokesperson on Trade and Industry says.

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Zuma has to account for his actions and not attack the press

2014-08-19
Adv Anton Alberts

The attack of the ANC on the media and Beeld newspaper in particular, is unheard-of and creates the impression that the ANC and its leader is serious about regulating the media watchdog in South Africa, Adv. Anton Alberts, the FF Plus’ parliamentary spokesperson on communication says.

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FF Plus welcomes the establishment of a single transport economic regulator

2014-08-14
Adv Anton Alberts

The announcement that a single transport economic regulator (STER) will be created is good news for South African road users as it could play a huge role regulating arbitrary prices of, amongst others, toll roads and harbours.

According to Adv. Anton Alberts, it will hold real advantages for... Read more


Public Service Commission must investigate public servant’s donations to the ANC

2014-08-11
Adv Anton Alberts

Reports that the ANC had asked senior public servants such as directors general to donate money to the ANC, is extremely worrying and the FF Plus will be asking the Public Service Commission to investigate the matter, Adv. Anton Alberts, the FF Plus’ parliamentary spokesperson on public... Read more


FF Plus to ask that banks explain extending credit following African Bank’s financial crisis

2014-08-11
Adv Anton Alberts

Banks that expose themselves in a risky manner to unsecured credit extension do not only put themselves in danger but also hold a threat to the whole country with this type of irresponsible action, Adv. Anton Alberts, the FF Plus’ parliamentary spokesperson on trade and industry says.

A good ... Read more


Conservation agriculture must help keep the food basket of the world filled

2014-08-07
Dr Pieter Mulder

While the world is struggling to find answers about future food security, South Africa’s single largest short term agricultural problem is one of political uncertainty which has been created by government comments and decisions, Dr. Pieter Mulder, leader and parliamentary member of the... Read more


Government steps to keep ebola-virs out of SA essential

2014-08-06
Adv Anton Alberts

The FF Plus welcomes the talks between South Africa’s health minister, Dr. Aaron Motsoaledi, and his counterparts from SADC about the ebola crisis and how to prevent it spreading to these countries, Adv. Anton Alberts, the FF Plus’ parliamentary spokesperson on health says.

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Klag by Openbare Beskermer ingedien teen Mogale City oor plaasaankoop in Hekpoort

2014-08-04
Die Redaksie

Terwyl die Ouditeur Generaal weer eens 'n ‘skoon’ oudit aan Mogale City toegeken het, het die VF Plus 'n klag teen die stadsraad by die Openbare Beskermer (OB) ingedien oor beweerde ongeruimdhede rondom die aankoop van 'n plaas in Hekpoort, sê Amanda de Lange, raadslid van die... Read more


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