Phokwane ambulance woes add to community’s misery

by Michael Kaars, Cllr – DA Councillor of Frances Baard District Municipality Date: 15 October 2020Release: Immediate The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Northern Cape is calling on the MEC of Health, Maruping Lekwene, to give attention to the ambulance crisis in Phokwane. This comes after revelations that the fleet serving the Phokwane area has, over time, literally halved from six…

ANC votes for jobs gets underway in Renosterberg

by Willem Faber, MP – Constituency Head of Central South   Date: 14 October 2020 Release: Immediate   The release of two grenades by the South African Police Service (SAPS) in Petrusville today, in response to community unrest, has exposed a local EPWP programme, that has caused deep dissatisfaction within the community, as a sham.The Democratic Alliance (DA) in…

Police Minister must tour NC rural crime hotspots

by Ofentse Mokae, MPL – DA Northern Cape Provincial Spokesperson Transport, Safety & Liaison   Date: 14 October 2020 Release: Immediate   Note to Editors: Please find attached soundbites in English & Afrikaans from Ofentse Mokae, MPL.  The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Northern Cape is calling on the National Minister of Police, Bheki Cele, to also visit the family of Danie, Breggie and…

Covid-19 affected Britstown school requires intervention

by Fawzia Rhoda, MPL – DA Northern Cape Constituency Head of Bo-Karoo   Date: 14 October 2020 Release: Immediate   Note to Editors: Please find attached soundbites in English & Afrikaans from Fawzia Rhoda, MPL.  The Democratic Alliance (DA) is making an urgent appeal to Northern Cape MEC of Education, Zolile Monakali, in conjunction with MEC of Health, Maruping Lekwene, to intervene in the…