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 Eastern Cape death toll on the roads over the Festive Season is a sad indictment of a failing ANC government that has neglected its responsibilities. With the second highest fatalities in the country, the province saw 238 people lose their lives in 195 car accidents. This is up from the previous season, where 213 lives were lost in 173 accidents from 1 December 2017 to 15 January 2018. It …


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As the Festive Season gets underway, traffic safety and road fatalities will once again be in the spotlight. Unfortunately, road accidents will make this a time of great sadness, instead of a time of celebration, for many families. This also has a devastating impact on the economy, as the loss of life and injury comes at a very high cost. Between 1 December last year and January 15, 173 accidents …


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Honourable Speaker Honourable Premier Honourable MECs Honourable members of the house Ladies and gentlemen in the public gallery I greet you all today “Public service must be more than doing a job efficiently and honestly. It must be a complete dedication to the people and to the nation.” Margaret Chase Smith Hon Speaker, During our engagement with the Department of Transport it was evidently clear that this is a struggling …


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Provincial government officials have racked up over R1-million in traffic fines with state-owned vehicles over the past three years, showing a complete disregard for the laws of the road. In a response to a written question, Transport MEC, Weziwe Tikana, said officials driving state vehicles ran up fines totalling R1,141-million from April 2016 to the beginning of November this year. The reality is that these fines boil down to fruitless …


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As the world stops and remembers the victims of road accidents this Sunday (18 November 2018), the Democratic Alliance would like to extend our condolences to the families of those who were tragically killed on Eastern Cape Roads. In response to a parliamentary question received this week, Transport MEC Weziwe Tikana revealed that between 2015 and 2017, 6,815 people have lost their lives in fatal car crashes in the province. …


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