Govt playing with fire - property rights body

2014-04-07 14:43

The proposal that commercial agriculture must transfer 50% of land to workers could create a major disaster for SA, says a property rights group.

Xingwana says sorry to Afrikaner men

2013-02-27 22:14

Minister Lulu Xingwana has apologised for her comments about Afrikaner men, who she had said were raised to believe they owned women and children.

Outcry at Xingwana's Afrikaner comments

2013-02-27 08:54

The Afrikanerbond has criticised Women's Minister Lulu Xingwana's "extreme verbal attack" after she claimed that Afrikaner men were brought up to believe they owned women and children.

Phosa: Afrikaans bodies worried

2012-05-08 22:40

Afrikaners are worried about the state of governance in South Africa, ANC treasurer general Mathews Phosa says.

Malema comment sparks outrage

2011-10-20 14:49

Political parties and civil society groups have reacted with outrage to an alleged racist slur about Indians said by Julius Malema at a gathering in Thembelihle.

Mandela approach versus Malema approach

2011-09-12 23:15

FF Plus leader Pieter Mulder says it is a "pity" the "shoot the boer" matter had to be brought before a court, but it was a consequence of the contrast between the Mandela approach and the Malema approach.

Ruling a step against racism: Afrikanerbond

2011-09-12 14:31

The hate speech judgment against ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema is the first step to non-racism, says the Afrikanerbond.

SAHRC postpones Malema hate speech hearing

2011-05-24 13:48

The SA Human Rights Commission has postponed a hearing involving another hate speech case against ANC Youth League president Julius Malema.

Human rights 'a political football'

2011-05-22 12:47

The SA Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) is sacrificing human rights for political bigwigs, the Afrikanerbond has said.

Afrikanerbond blaming victims - Mantashe

2011-04-27 22:21

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe has sent a stinging reply to a letter from the Afrikanerbond.

Public servants loot R100m

2010-09-23 21:19

An anti-corruption commission will help prevent public servant corruption, says the Afrikanerbond, in reaction to figures indicating that public servants have looted more than R100m from the state.

Malema taken to HRC over journo

2010-04-13 20:33

The Afrikanerbond has lodged a complaint with the SA Human Rights Commission about Julius Malema's outburst against a BBC journalist.

Name change meeting complaints

2010-03-24 18:08

The Afrikanerbond and Freedom Front Plus have complained about the public hearings on Gauteng name changes, which appear not to have been advertised.

Name change hearings slammed

2010-03-18 16:45

The current series of public hearings on name changes by the SA Geographical Council is a farce as it appears the outcomes were predetermined, the Afrikanerbond says.

'Name changes dishonest'

2010-01-15 17:14

The ongoing process of name changing is dishonest, says the Afrikanerbond.


Xingwana’s apology contrived - UDM

2013-02-28 13:04

Women, Children and Disabled Persons Minister Lulu Xingwana's apology over her comments about young Afrikaner men appeared contrived, the United Democratic Movement Women's Organisation says.

Fire Xingwana over remarks, Zuma urged

2013-02-27 11:40

President Jacob Zuma has no option but to fire Lulu Xingwana after her remarks stereotyping Calvinists, the Christian Democratic Party says.

Talks with Afrikaners frank, open - ANC

2012-05-09 07:23

Discussions with Afrikaner organisations were frank and open and identified a number of priority areas which need discussion and debate, the ANC says.

SAHRC hearings into Malema complaint

2011-11-27 22:33

The SAHRC is to conduct hearings into complaints of hate speech made against suspended ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema, the Afrikanerbond says.

SAHRC plans 'shoot the boer' dialogue

2011-09-15 21:15

The SA Human Rights Commission will host a "dialogue" on hate speech and freedom of expression after the ruling on the "shoot the boer" song.

Numsa decries Malema ruling

2011-09-12 19:12

Courts should not be used as vehicles to rewrite the country's apartheid history, says the National Union of Metalworkers of SA.

Afrikanerbond: SAHRC 'led by nose'

2011-05-24 20:39

The SA Human Rights Commission is allowing itself to be "led by the nose" by ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema and his legal team, the Afrikanerbond says.

SAHRC 'sacrificing human rights'

2011-05-22 17:06

The SA Human Rights Commission is sacrificing human rights for political bigwigs, the Afrikanerbond says.

Afrikanerbond defends letter to ANC

2011-04-29 23:20

The Afrikanerbond has defended a Freedom Day letter it wrote to the ANC saying it was not against "black aspirations".

Zuma urged to speak out against racism

2011-03-08 17:15

Afrikanerbond chairperson Piet Vorster has called on President Jacob Zuma to speak out against racism coming from the ranks of the ANC.

Malema concerns Afrikanerbond

2010-05-14 21:04

The Afrikanerbond is "seriously concerned" at the SA Human Rights Commissions' "glaring absence" of action against ANC Youth League president Julius Malema.

Human rights complaint for Malema

2010-04-09 19:26

The Afrikanerbond intends lodging a complaint with the SA Human Rights Commission over the attack by ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema on a BBC journalist.

Honour Sharpeville, defend rights

2010-03-21 22:35

South Africans should honour the victims of the 1960 Sharpeville massacre by protecting everyone's human rights, deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe has said.

Mantashe's view on Pta hailed

2010-02-12 17:17

ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe's pronouncement on the changing of place names must be welcomed, the Afrikanerbond says.

Petition over name changes

2009-11-03 07:22

AfriForum will send a petition to Arts and Culture Minister Lulu Xingwana to stop the changing of the names of 42 towns.

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