Warning lights are flashing in all three of these reports around the issue of the capacity of the Department of Safety and Liaison to effectively oversight the SAPS. This is their core responsibility. Whereas the Department is very good at giving us details of their activities, what we need are reports on the impact that they are making in improving service delivery of the SAPS and reducing crime. This is …
”The traffic Management services in the Province are in a shambolic state of disarray and the Head Office of the Department is the cause of this”. This is a quote from General Findings point “K” page 263 of the report before us! Honourable Speaker, the traffic officers of this province are getting a raw deal !
Honourable Speaker, Madam Premier, Honourable MEC’s, esteemed Members of this House, department officials, the press and visitors. The ongoing local government chaos in this province is as a result of the failed Cadre Deployment policy of this government. Cadre deployment is illegal and immoral. Honourable Speaker in a recent court case Vuyo Mlokoti vs Amathole District Municipality and Mlamli Zenzile, the judge confirmed the illegality of the so called practise …
The Safer Schools programme is not just relevant to the local school community but also to society as a whole. In recent times we have experienced a rise in incidents of violence in our schools. Reports indicate incidents of bullying, intimidation, fist fights, knife fights, theft, shootings, inter personal violence and rape in our schools.