IFP: Lockdown regulations must be enforced

  The IFP calls on the authorities to take the unpopular decision and apply a no-nonsense approach to enforcing lockdown regulations. This comes after the Health Minister, Dr Zweli Mkhize, revealed that KwaZulu-Natal is among the Provinces that are the key drivers of the new second wave of the Coronavirus. Enforcing lockdown regulations must be […]

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Support our local Idols hopeful

The IFP in KwaZulu-Natal joins the South African masses who are followers of the two remaining Idols Season 16 contestants, Mr Music Mthethwa, and Zama Khumalo. The two remaining hopefuls in the prestigious music competition will fight for number 1 spot on Sunday, 8 December 2020 As the IFP in KwaZulu-Natal, we call upon the […]

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IFP: Failure to meet extended deadlines for tabling of reports and financial statements unacceptable

The IFP has been made aware that only 236 of the 296 Departments and public entities met their extended deadline for tabling of their “annual report and financial statements… and the audit report on those statements, in the relevant legislature”. We are cognisant of the negative impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the ability to complete […]

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IFP vindicated following seizure of KZN Premier’s Chief Financial Officer’s assets

The IFP feels vindicated following the seizure of several immovable properties and vehicles belonging to the Chief Financial Officer in the KwaZulu-Natal Premier’s Office, Ziphathe Cibane, and his co-accused and their entities. The assets – valued at R23 million – were seized by the Asset Forfeiture Unit of the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA). First and […]

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IFP President Hlabisa Discourages Grade 12 Pens Down Celebrations

The IFP President, Honourable Velenkosini Hlabisa, has discouraged pens down celebrations amongst Grade 12 learners, as this trend might exacerbate the uncontrollable spread of Covid-19. President Hlabisa, who earlier on today donated approximately 1000 sanitary towels to uMtapo High School learners in Lindelani, North of Durban, encouraged learners to behave and celebrate the festive season […]

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IFP Rejects Matric Rewrites

The IFP, together with the IFP National Youth Brigade (IFPYB), rejects the latest statement delivered by Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekga, that the Department will go ahead with rewrites of the matric exam papers that were leaked. We believe that this is a premature move by the Department, particularly in the absence of conclusive findings […]

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Media Advisory: IFP President to Conduct an Oversight Visit to Mtapho High School

Tomorrow, 8 December 2020, IFP President, Hon. Velenkosini Hlabisa, MPL, will conduct an oversight visit to Mtapho High School in Lindelani, in his capacity as the Leader of the Official Opposition in the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Legislature. In particular, he will be observing the conditions under which matriculants are completing their final examinations. Matriculants across the […]

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