DA Shocked By Murder of Orange Farm Police Official

DA shocked by murder of Orange Farm police official

Stradford Station The DA is deeply saddened by yet another murder of a police official during a business robbery in Orange Farm. According to reports, two armed men confronted two policemen who were carrying out patrol duties at the Stradford Station. One official was shot and killed and the other…

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West Rand Metro: MDB Shelves Merger

No to West Rand Merger

MDB Demonstrate Independence The DA is delighted by the announcement of the Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB) to postpone its decision on the possible merger of the Mogale City, Randfontein, Merafong and Westonaria municipalities into a single metropolitan municipality until after the 2016 local government elections. The decision is a marvellous…

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Gauteng Has No National Blackout Contingency Plan

National blackout plan - Eskom darkness

Risk of Widespread Panic & Lawlessness Gauteng Premier David Makhura today admitted that his government had no contingency plan to provide emergency services in the event of a national electricity blackout. It is estimated that the impact of a national blackout would be catastrophic and that it would take 2-3…

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