ANC-led Gauteng Government fails to maintain Daveyton hostels

Michele Clarke DA Gauteng Spokesperson on Community Safety

by Michele Clarke MPL – DA Constituency Head Benoni Despite numerous attempts by the Democratic Alliance to pressure the ANC-led Gauteng government to improve the living conditions of Daveyton hostel residents, very little has been done. During a DA oversight inspection to the hostel yesterday, conducted by the DA Shadow…

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Department of Community Safety not doing enough to curb crime in Gauteng

Michele Clarke DA Gauteng Spokesperson on Community Safety

By Michele Clarke MPL, DA Spokesperson for Community Safety Note to editors: The following speech was delivered during the 2018/2019 Budget Vote for the Department of Community Safety Madam Speaker, Can we honestly say that the Gauteng Provincial Community Safety Department has played a critical role in reducing crime and keeping our…

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MEC protects police over Eersterus protesters

Michele Clarke DA Gauteng Spokesperson on Community Safety

by Michele Clarke MPL – DA Gauteng Spokesperson for Community Safety It is very disappointing that the Gauteng Community Safety MEC, Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane is defending the police’s actions of violence that injured many residents during the Eersterus service delivery protest. The MEC was responding to my oral questions tabled in…

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Heidelberg Junior Traffic Training Centre a white elephant

Michele Clarke DA Gauteng Spokesperson on Community Safety

by Michele Clarke MPL – DA Gauteng Spokesperson for Community Safety The Democratic Alliance is concerned that the Junior Traffic Training Centre in Heidelberg has been dysfunctional for almost five years. This centre, which is well equipped with necessary resources such as classrooms and offices, has been abandoned by the…

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SAPS used to transport food for ANC in Ward 85 by-election

Michele Clarke DA Gauteng Spokesperson on Community Safety

by Michele Clarke MPL – DA Gauteng Spokesperson for Community Safety Members of the South African Police Service (SAPS) have been witnessed dropping off food for ANC party agents at the Ward 85 by-election in Johannesburg. The SAPS vehicle, registration number BTK 140 B, handed out these parcels at the Gerefordemeerde Church…

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