FF Plus aims to keep ANC out of power - Mulder

2014-04-15 14:56

Keeping the ANC out of power is the "primary objective" of the Freedom Front Plus, the party's chief whip Corné Mulder says.

ANC, Cosatu lose key court battles

2014-04-04 22:35

The ANC and its alliance partner Cosatu have lost key court battles, with a little more than a month to go before the general election.

Malema: IEC had potential to 'sleep with politicians'

2014-04-01 19:28

The Electoral Commission of SA should be scrutinised to determine whether it was conducting business with politically aligned companies, EFF leader Julius Malema says.

Sisulu to table Nkandla report - FF Plus

2014-03-31 22:05

National Assembly Speaker Max Sisulu has promised to table the public protector's Nkandla report in Parliament, the FF Plus says.

FF Plus launches 'Protect Public Protector' campaign

2014-03-24 20:42

The FF Plus has started a “Protect the Public Protector” social media campaign to ensure Thuli Madonsela’s safety and that she completes her term.

FF Plus backs call for Zuma impeachment

2014-03-19 19:43

The Freedom Front Plus has lent support to possible impeachment proceedings against President Jacob Zuma.

MPs stage walkout after 'nonsense' ruling

2014-03-13 20:20

Following a set of verbal exchanges reminiscent of a Monty Python sketch, disagreement over the meaning of the word "nonsense" saw an MP ordered out of the National Assembly.


2014-03-13 08:32

The FF+'s Manifesto.

FF Plus advocates anti-ANC grand coalition

2014-03-08 22:00

Co-operation between different groups in South Africa is needed to stop the ANC, Freedom Front Plus leader Pieter Mulder has said.

Land restitution bill passed after heated debate

2014-02-26 13:08

The bill which would see the land restitution process being re-opened has been passed, following a heated and emotional debate in the National Assembly.

DA 'swallowing' other parties – FF Plus

2014-02-03 14:05

The DA’s "swallowing" of other parties results in many anti-ANC votes which would go to the Independent Democrats and Agang SA being lost, the FF Plus says.

E-tolls law full of errors, says TAG

2014-01-30 16:46

The Tollgate Action Group says it will push ahead with a court case to have Gauteng's e-tolls declared unconstitutional because of legal breaches.

Call for economic Codesa

2014-01-14 20:30

The country is in urgent need of a second convention for a democratic South Africa to rescue the economy, with a focus on local self-reliance, the FF Plus says.

Education system not bad, says FF+

2014-01-07 22:30

The FF Plus says the education system is not bad, but many factors have a negative effect on its success.

Mazibuko: Nkandla report insulting

2013-12-20 07:48

The inter-ministerial report on the security upgrades of President Jacob Zuma's homestead in Nkandla is an insult to South Africans and a smack in the face of real accountability, says the Democratic Alliance.

5 opposition parties form coalition for 2014

2013-12-17 19:07

Five opposition parties have formed a coalition to contest the general elections next year.

Clarity sought on Nkandla report

2013-11-30 16:17

Opposition parties have called for clarity from Public Protector Thuli Madonsela on her findings relating to President Jacob Zuma's homestead in Nkandla.

ANC adverts 'a threat to democracy'

2013-11-27 21:43

The FF Plus says the Gauteng province's advertising boards in the ANC colours is a threat to the country's democracy.

Peters blackmailing motorists, says party

2013-11-20 19:20

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters is misleading the public through her threats to motorists without e-tags, says the Freedom Front Plus.

Whites, coloureds must benefit from IDZ - FF Plus

2013-10-31 22:23

The FF Plus says poor coloureds and whites living on the west coast must benefit from the Saldanha Bay industrial development zone.

DA calls for MDB chair's resignation

2013-10-23 21:25

The DA says the Municipal Demarcation Board chairperson must resign because he has a conflict of interest in municipal mergers in the Vaal.

Most feared crime up - FF Plus

2013-09-19 23:16

South Africans have reason to feel unsafe because the most feared crime - robberies at residential homes - showed an increase, the Freedom Front Plus says.

Tlokwe candidates campaign undaunted

2013-09-17 18:12

Campaigning ahead of by-elections in Tlokwe, North West, has continued despite uncertainty about whether they would go ahead as planned.

'Get experts to manage Armscor'

2013-08-14 19:04

Experts are needed to run arms procurement parastatal Armscor to prevent serious consequences for South Africa, the FF Plus says.


Parly mum on Nkandla report committee

2014-04-09 14:37

Whether Parliament will set up an ad hoc committee to consider Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's report on Nkandla could not be officially confirmed.

Zuma's response welcomed

2014-04-02 20:16

The office of the ANC chief whip has welcomed the response by President Jacob Zuma on Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's report into upgrades at his Nkandla homestead.

Tlakula has 7 days to resign - Malema

2014-04-01 16:29

Opposition parties will initiate legal proceedings against the Independent Electoral Commission of SA if chairperson Pansy Tlakula does not resign, EFF leader Julius Malema says.

Hands off Madonsela - JPSA

2014-03-26 20:49

Justice Project SA says it will campaign against attacks on Public Protector Thuli Madonsela and her office.

FF Plus announces 25 top candidates

2014-03-20 19:14

The Freedom Front Plus has confirmed that three DA MPs, including former radio presenter Niekie van den Berg, are joining the party on its national election list.

Elections 2014: FF+ tops ballot list

2014-03-19 13:26

The Freedom Front Plus will top the 2014 general elections ballot paper, the Electoral Commission of SA (IEC) said.

Elections 2014: The Oscar goes to...

2014-03-13 12:44

This year I will be making a very informed vote, or that is what I thought would be the case before I read the manifestos of the Big Eight of South Africa.

Motlanthe bids tearful farewell to Parliament

2014-03-11 22:27

A visibly emotional Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe has bid farewell to MPs in the National Assembly.

FF+ shocked at farm attack

2014-03-03 22:15

The cruelty involved in the killing of a family on a KwaZulu-Natal farm at the weekend has suggested that such attacks are racially and politically driven, the FF+ says.

Land restitution bill passed after heated debate

2014-02-25 22:41

The bill which would see the land restitution process being re-opened has been passed, following a heated and emotional debate in the National Assembly.

TAG continues fight against e-tolls

2014-01-30 17:00

The Tollgate Action Group says it will push ahead with a court case to have Gauteng's e-tolls declared unconstitutional.

Sanral scares a warning for govt - party

2014-01-27 18:19

The FF Plus says the scares at Sanral's operations centre in Tshwane are a sign of the severity of the civil resistance against Gauteng's tolling system.

Concerns over Zuma's 'attack' on Constitution

2014-01-10 08:45

Opposition parties have voiced their concerns after President Jacob Zuma reportedly told supporters he wants to make changes to the Constitution.

FF Plus welcoms Pilgrim's Rest report

2013-12-21 13:10

The Freedom Front Plus has welcomed the report by the Public Protector into the awarding of contracts in Pilgrim's Rest in Mpumalanga.

5 opposition parties form coalition for 2014

2013-12-18 09:42

Five opposition parties have formed a coalition to contest the general elections next year.

JMPD: Joburg traffic heavy as usual

2013-12-03 08:06

The traffic on Johannesburg’s main roads was heavy, just like any other day, say the city’s metro police.

Gauteng govt 'intrigued' about ads probe

2013-11-29 08:48

The Gauteng government is intrigued about reports that some political parties have approached the public protector and the Independent Electoral Commission about its advertising billboards.

By-elections to be held in 8 provinces

2013-11-21 18:50

The Independent Electoral Commission says by-elections are set to take place in eight provinces.

Gigaba learnt nothing from boer comments - FF+

2013-11-18 23:07

FF Plus says Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba has learnt nothing from the controversy around ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa's "boers" comment.

Ramaphosa stuck in the dark ages - DA

2013-11-11 22:19

The DA says reported remarks by ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa about not returning "boers" to power show how much he is stuck in the dark ages.

DA trying to discredit municipal board - MDB

2013-10-24 13:10

The Democratic Alliance is trying to discredit and undermine the Municipal Demarcation Board's decision to merge the Midvaal, Emfuleni, and Sedibeng municipalities, the MDB says.

E-tolls hype grips SA

2013-09-26 23:13

The signing of the e-tolls bill by President Jacob Zuma has sparked a public outcry, with some gearing up to strike, while others say it is simply about elections.

IEC bill adopted amid DA bid

2013-09-19 23:15

The National Assembly has adopted the electoral amendment bill amid a DA court bid to have it rewritten to secure a provincial vote for South Africans living abroad.

FF Plus objects to EFF registration

2013-08-21 23:32

The IEC says it is looking into an objection by the Freedom Front Plus against the registration of the Economic Freedom Fighters as a political party.

Costing queried as DNA bill gets the nod

2013-08-13 19:16

The so-called DNA bill has been formally adopted by Parliament's police portfolio committee.

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