Upington murder again highlights need to speed up implementation of crime prevention initiatives

by Harold McGluwa MPL – DA Northern Cape Provincial Chairperson & Chief Whip of the Provincial Caucus Date: 17 November 2020Release: Immediate The Democratic Alliance (DA) is deeply angered by the cruel murder of an 80-year old woman in her house in Middelpos, Upington, on Monday. According to police reports, the victim was found with wounds to her neck and face…

Premier Saul needs to restore an economic future for NC youth

by Andrew Louw, MPL – DA Northern Cape Provincial Leader   Date: 13 November 2020 Release: Immediate   The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Northern Cape cautiously welcomes the reduction from 25,1% to 23,1% in the provincial unemployment rate, as announced in yesterday’s Quarterly Labour Force Survey for the third quarter. The quarterly drop from an expanded unemployment rate…

DA reports Sol Plaatje to Green Scorpions for Greenpoint High sewerage spill

by Norman Maditse, Cllr – Sol Plaatje Municipality Date: 16 November 2020Release: Immediate The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Northern Cape has reported a sewerage spill at Greenpoint High School to the Green Scorpions. This follows Sol Plaatje municipality’s failure to address the situation for the past two weeks already.A blocked drain on the school premises has resulted in the formation…