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ANC cannot be trusted with sensitive law on terrorism (Debate in Parliament: Protection of Constitutional Democracy against Terrorist and Related Activities)

Dr Pieter Groenewald

The Protection of Constitutional Democracy against Terrorist and Related Activities Amendment Bill is not only important to avoid the international grey list, but also owing to the real danger of terrorism in South Africa.

The domestic fight against terrorism must be focused on and improved.... Read more

ANC compounds damage and suffering of every natural disaster in South Africa (Debate in NCOP: Consideration of the report of the Ad Hoc Committee on Flood Disaster Relief and Recovery)

Fanie du Toit

For many people in KwaZulu-Natal, full-white clouds and flashes of lightning in the distance are no longer a kaleidoscope of colour bringing with it the promise of rain, but a terrifying reminder of recently being hit by two disasters.

One was a natural disaster in which 448 people lost their... Read more

FF Plus submits report opposing National Health Insurance to Parliament

Philip van Staden

The FF Plus submitted its minority report expressing its objections to the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill to Parliament this past Friday.

In May 2022, the FF Plus made it abundantly clear to Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Health that the party rejects the Bill in its entirety.

In... Read more

FF Plus lodges complaint with HRC about traumatic diversity session at Fish Hoek High School

Adv Anton Alberts

After thorough research and gathering evidence, the FF Plus lodged a complaint with the Human Rights Commission (HRC) about the traumatic diversity session at Fish Hoek High School.

The complaint was lodged on behalf of concerned parents who reached out to the FF Plus after the training... Read more

Wave of crime sweeping through South Africa

Dr Pieter Groenewald

The police's latest crime statistics show that a wave of crime is sweeping through the country. All categories of crime sharply increased, compared to the same period last year.

The figures for the second financial quarter of the year (July to September 2022) were released today.

Within a... Read more

ANC government is taking the wrong short cuts to avoid the “grey list” (Debate in Parliament: General Legislation Amendment Bill (Anti-Money Laundering and Combating Terrorism Financing))

Wouter Wessels

If South Africa were to end up on the international "grey list", the financial consequences would be dire, particularly when it comes to trade with other countries.

It will erode investor confidence and damage the country's economy even further. South Africa simply cannot afford that.

It,... Read more

Political murders the ANC’s own making (Debate in the NCOP: The killing of councillors)

Fanie du Toit

The many killings of councillors usually have one common factor: political power which provides access to money. It manifests in fights concerning patronage within the ruling ANC.

Underlying this is the power to influence decisions regarding tenders, in particular, with citizenry shelling... Read more

Ruling on Zuma’s sentence welcomed

Dr Pieter Groenewald

The FF Plus welcomes the ruling by the Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein that former President Jacob Zuma's release on medical parole was unconstitutional.

The party fully concurs. Zuma must now go back to prison to serve his sentence, just like every other ordinary citizen would have to.

Until... Read more

Charlize uitstekende aktrise, maar swak ingelig oor haar moedertaal

Adv Anton Alberts

Like many other South Africans, the FF Plus is proud of what Charlize Theron has accomplished as an international actress. Especially her Oscar for best actress in the movie “Monster”.

Her recent statements about her mother tongue Afrikaans, including that it is only spoken by about 44 ... Read more

Fish Hoek High School” DA cannot vindicate itself

Dr Corné Mulder

What happened at Fish Hoek High School last week has no place in civilized society. Under no circumstances may children be bullied and traumatised behind closed doors in such a Nazi-like way.

What is equally shocking is that the DA is now trying to wash its hands in innocence by pretending that it ... Read more

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