On the Occasion of the Special Sitting of Youth Parliament

SPEECH BY HON. MTHOKOZISI NXUMALO MP ON THE OCCASION OF THE SPECIAL SITTING OF YOUTH PARLIAMENT Youth Power – Growing South Africa Together In A Time Of Covid-19 Parliament, Cape Town: 26 June 2020 Honourable Speaker; The IFP Youth Brigade commemorates the youth who sacrificed their lives and safety during the Soweto uprising 1976. They […]

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Ongoing Killings in KwaZulu-Natal Cannot Be Tolerated

The IFP calls for a swift and clear programme of action in fighting an ongoing spate of killings in the province. We are of a view that our province is being seized by hoodlums, who are taking advantage of the fact that more attention focused on dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic’s devastation. We call upon […]

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Tackling Challenges at the SABC is a Step in the Right Direction

The IFP welcomes the difficult, honest and challenging report delivered before Parliament’s Communications Portfolio Committee this evening. The reality of the difficult financial affairs, years of poor management, pending corruption cases, many suspensions and lack of decisive and strong leadership from the top down has finally sunk in. It is certainly unfortunate that the public […]

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IFP Budget Reaction Statement

The Minister of Finance has not made any major pronouncements on the state of state owned entities and has left far too much room for speculation in a time whereby certainty is required to boost investor confidence. The IFP welcomes the zero-based budget approach as it allows for flexibility in the financial management in response […]

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IFP condemns violent and unreasonable taxi-strike action

The IFP condemns the escalating violence amid the current financial dispute between the Taxi-Industry and associations, the Minister of Transport, and the related disruptions to public transport services. We call for calm, and for all parties involved to act with restraint and to resolve this dispute amicably and sensibly. We further note the presence of […]

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