IFP Expresses Condolences On The Tragic Death Of Bryan Ngobeni

The Inkatha Freedom Party expresses its condolences to Brigadier Lucas Ngobeni and Lieutenant-General Mmamonnye Ngobeni on the tragic passing away of their son, Bryan Ngobeni (24). “It was with immense sadness that we received news of the tragic accident that claimed the lives of Bryan Ngobeni and his two companions. The loss of ones’ children […]

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Can We Truly Celebrate Freedom?

With Freedom Day approaching yet again, there will be much discussion, debate and wastage of public funds in political grandstanding at half-hearted “celebrations”. All of this will happen as the majority of our people still live in poverty with no hope of the freedom that they should be enjoying after twenty three years of democracy. […]

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Deepest Condolences On The Passing Of Boxing Trainer Nick Durandt

Inkatha Freedom Party sends its heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of legendary South African boxing trainer, Nick Durandt, who passed away tragically last Friday in a motorcycle accident in the Free State. IFP National Spokesperson on Sport and Recreation, Mr Petros Sithole, MP, “As the IFP we are deeply saddened by Nick’s passing. […]

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South African Roads are Cemeteries

Road deaths are a national crisis, says the IFP. IFP Deputy National Spokesperson Joshua Mazibuko said this in a statement issued today in reaction to the shocking news of about 18 pupils of Sizakele Primary School in Sokhulumi village at the border of Gauteng and Mpumalanga Provinces who were burnt to death in an accident […]

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2017/18 Human Settlements’ Budget Speech

BY HON. MEC RAVI PILLAY Debate by: M. Joshua Mazibuko; IFP MPL KwaZulu-Natal Legislature; Pietermaritzburg INTRODUCTION Hon. Speaker and Hon. Members. In his Budget Speech on Tuesday this week, the Premier Hon. WT Mchunu said: “April still signifies an important epoch in our history. It is a month in which we witnessed the first democratic […]

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Transport Debate

By: Hon S Moodley Pietermaritzburg KZN Legislature Madam Speaker, Honourable M.E.C’s, Honourable Members. I greet you all in the spirit of Easter which we just celebrated. Perhaps this debate is perfectly timed as it’s during festive periods like these that the death toll on our province’s roads highlight the very urgent need for us to […]

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Debate On Vote 9: Community Safety And Liaison

The Inkatha Freedom Party acknowledges the Budget of R204. 486million allocated to the Department of Community Safety and Liaison but the IFP is not convinced that this department is fulfilling its core mandate of eradicating crime and ensuring that our people live in communities that are crime-free. For any community to make progress, be it […]

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‘Copy And Paste’ Emails To MPs Hindering Work Output

Inkatha Freedom Party Chief Whip in Parliament, Mr Narend Singh MP, has expressed his dismay at the relentless bombardment of ‘copy and paste’ email petitions to IFP Members of Parliament. Said Singh, “Whilst being acutely aware of the dire situation in the governing party, as well as the desperate economic situation and the burden this […]

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