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Farm attacks: Living monuments offer hope

2020-06-08
Die Redaksie

Gruesome farm attacks are still at the order of the day while the government is turning a blind eye and President Cyril Ramaphosa launched a shocking attack on white people by stereotyping and accusing them all of racism.

The survivors of farm attacks are, however, living monuments of overcoming... Read more


FF Plus welcomes confirmation from police that neighbourhood and farm watches may resume operations

2020-06-06
Die Redaksie

The FF Plus welcomes the announcement by the police that neighbourhood and farm watches are indeed allowed to resume their operations.

It is, however, frustrating and lamentable that the confirmation was only given nine days after the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs... Read more


Transformation quotas detract from sport’s contribution to South Africa

2020-06-06
Die Redaksie

The opinion expressed by Mr Nathi Mthethwa, Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture, that sport in South Africa needs more transformation goes to show that the ANC government does not comprehend the value and contribution made by sport to the country.

The Minister was responding to the annual Eminent... Read more


Suid-Afrikaners in Coastlands Hotel in Durban moet vrygelaat word vir self-isolasie en kwarantyn; straks veiliger buite as binne teen virus

2020-06-05
Die Redaksie

"Suid-Afrikaners wat in die Coastlands Hotel in die Durbanse middestad ingedwing is om vir veertien dae onder kwarantyn tuis te gaan, moet met die nodige dokumentasie vrygelaat word om tuis self-isolasie of -kwarantyn te gaan toepas," sê Philip van Staden, VF Plus-LP en hoofwoordvoerder van... Read more


ANC government having unilateral powers to decide about lockdown is wrong

2020-06-04
Die Redaksie

The FF Plus condemns today's decision by Cabinet to extend the national state of disaster until the middle of July this year because Parliament did not have any input into the government's unilateral decision.

In terms of the National Disaster Management Act, a national disaster may be declared... Read more


Drought state of disaster extended – government must suit the action to the word

2020-06-04
Die Redaksie

Since the drought state of disaster was announced on 4 March 2020, no assistance has been provided to farmers and, thus, the FF Plus welcomes the extension thereof.

It is not to be confused with the national state of disaster that relates to the Covid-19 pandemic. In effect, South Africa is... Read more


Police’s assertion that firearm amnesty helps to combat crime is untrue

2020-06-03
Die Redaksie

The police service is trying to create the impression that it was the firearm amnesty period that lead to the decrease in a wide variety of crime, while it was actually a direct result of the countrywide lockdown.

Today during a meeting of the parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Police, the FF... Read more


Government comes up against a brick wall regarding forced quarantine

2020-06-03
Die Redaksie

The government has come up against the brick wall of the law due to its draconian regulations whereby it attempted to exert complete control over citizens' ability to choose to either self-isolate and self-quarantine or to be placed in a state facility after having tested positive for Covid-19.

... Read more

Child Protection Week 2020 already a failure

2020-06-03
Die Redaksie

Child Protection Week 2020, which is held from 31 May to 7 June this year, is already a complete failure.

Although this week is an annual occurrence aimed at raising awareness of children's rights among citizens, the level of violence against children in our country remains shockingly high.

The... Read more


FF Plus welcomes court ruling that promotes business freedom

2020-06-02
Die Redaksie

Continued pressure from opposition parties and civil rights organisations is of the utmost importance to hold the South African government accountable during the period of lockdown.

For example, the Minister of Trade, Industry and Competition, Ebrahim Patel, was put under pressure to repeal the... Read more


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