DA Debates Motion On Farm Workers

Gauteng farm workers

Note to editors: The following speeches were delivered in the Gauteng Provincial Legislature today by the DA’s John Moodey MPL, Ina Cilliers MPL, Janho Engelbrecht MPL, and Kingsol Chabalala MPL, during debates on the motion regarding farm workers.   Speech by John Moodey MPL “New partnerships will pave the way…

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East Rand vigilantism: DA calls for meeting with SAPS

Michele Clarke MPL

Over the past few days there have been a spate of vigilante killings in Etwatwa in the Ekurhuleni Metro Municipality. Media reports reveal that three young people have been killed by community members since the beginning of the week. On Sunday, a teenager, who was allegedly a member of the…

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Prisoners Wait 8 Months For Psychiatric Evaluation

Weskoppies Hospital Pretoria

Weskoppies Psychiatric Hospital Awaiting trial prisoners who need psychiatric assessment will wait 8 months to be admitted to Weskoppies Psychiatric Hospital in Pretoria because only 14 out of 42 available beds are in use. This information is provided by Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu in a written reply to my…

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