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Lesotho: SADC needs to ensure peace and stability

Early morning reports suggest that a military coup is underway in the Kingdom of Lesotho, where the military has taken control of police stations, including the police headquarters, and jammed all radio stations and cellular communication. Any military action which serves to undermine and threaten democratic and constitutional ideals must be condemned. The Democratic Alliance…

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Nkandla Ad Hoc Committee: A step closer to accountability

Today’s referral of the Terms of Reference of the Nkandla Ad Hoc Committee, to Parliament for clarity, is a win for accountability. The Terms of Reference are critical to the work of the Committee. Only when the Terms of Reference clearly include consideration of the Public Protector’s Secure in Comfort report on Nkandla, can the…

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DA petitions government to change visa regulations

Today, the DA launched a petition urging the ministries of Tourism and Home Affairs to introduce regulations that will pave the way for the introduction of electronic visas for tourists, in order to save jobs for South Africans. A study commissioned by the Tourism and Business Council of South Africa on the impact of the…

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Dodgy defence force air transport tender must be investigated by the Auditor-General

I will request the Auditor-General, Mr Kimi Makwetu, to investigate alleged irregularities in awarding a tender for the transportation of troops and supporting equipment by the Department of Defence. Today the Mail & Guardian reveals that an aircraft brokering company called Y&P Logistics, allegedly received more than R200 million worth of air transport contracts, despite allegedly failing…

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