Traditional communities also matter

by Grantham Steenkamp, MPL – DA Northern Cape spokesperson of COGHSTA   Date: 13 October 2020 Release: Immediate   The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Northern Cape is appealing to the MEC of COGHSTA, Bentley Vass, to stop turning a blind eye to the grievances of traditional communities and to start giving attention to his department’s mandate on the…

Kuruman mugging exposes escalating crime

by Willie Aucamp, MP – DA Constituency Head of Kalahari   Date: 12 October 2020 Release: Immediate   Note to Editors: Please find attached soundbites in English & Afrikaans from Willie Aucamp, MP. The Democratic Alliance (DA) strongly condemns the vicious mugging of an elderly farmer in the Kuruman Central Business District (CBD) on the weekend.A video clip of the mugging that is going…

Vosburg policing needs to get mobile

by Reinette Liebenberg, MPL – DA Northern Cape Constituency Head for Central North Date: 12 October 2020Release: Immediate Note to Editors: Please find attached soundbites in English & Afrikaans from Reinette Liebenberg, MPL. A shortage of police officials with drivers’ licenses is hampering police services in and around Vosburg, causing concern for the state of rural safety in the area.The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Northern…