Marshall von Buchenroder

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MARSHALL ROBERTO VON BUCHENRODER

MARRIED

AFRIKAANS, ENGLISH

CHATTY SENIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL

INSTITUTION PENTEC (CPUT)

NELSON MANDELA MUNICIPALITY

POSITION HELD DA COUNCILLOR
PERIOD 2006-2014

CURRENTLY SERVES AS AN MPL IN THE EASTERN CAPE PROVINCIAL LEGISLATURE AS DA SHADOW MEC FOR TRANSPORT AND CHAIRPERSON OF THE DA CAUCUS


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The Department of Transport has made it clear that the safety of traffic officers in the Eastern Cape is not a primary concern, having last issued bullet proof vests to officers over eight years ago. At a time when law enforcement officers are being targeted and brutally gunned down by criminal elements, it is simply unacceptable that traffic officials have had to risk their lives on a daily basis without …


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The actions of National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union members during protests at the Eastern Cape Legislature this morning cannot be condoned. While Democratic Alliance acknowledges that workers have the right to strike, they should not have disrupted committee meetings taking place. Notice of the intended strike should have been given, and alternative arrangements for meetings to continue peacefully, should have been made. Unions cannot be allowed to disrupt …


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Looking back on National Transport Month and the initiatives launched by the province, leaves nothing to celebrate. People continue to lose their lives on our roads, children are still forced to walk to schools, Taxi violence is a common occurrence, and traffic law enforcement is basically non-existent. Anyone who has driven on our provincial roads in October will tell you that not enough is being done to address issues of …


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Marshall von Buchenroder

Taking legislature to the People Elliotdale, Amathole District Municipality 16 October 2018 Honourable Premier of the Eastern Cape, Honourable Speaker, Honourable MECs, Honourable Members of the Legislature, Ladies and gentlemen Good afternoon. “Earn your success based on service to others, not at the expense of others.” H Jackson Brown Jr Hon Speaker, the lack of effective scholar transport in this province is an indictment on the ANC government. The fact …


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Honourable Premier of the Eastern Cape, Honourable Speaker, Honourable MECs, Honourable Members of the Legislature, Ladies and gentlemen Good afternoon. A quote from Tata Madiba “Overcoming poverty is not a task of charity, it is an act of justice. Like Slavery and Apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is man-made and it can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of human beings. Sometimes it falls on a generation to …


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