Ms Lindiwe Desire Mazibuko

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Lindiwe Desire Mazibuko

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  • Tribute In Honour Of The First Democratically Elected President Of The Republic Of South Africa, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela 9 Dec 2013

    Mr Speaker, hon Deputy President, hon members, fellow South Africans, President Nelson Mandela, uTata Madiba, the father of our young nation has passed on.

    Last week Friday, when South Africa awoke to the news of his departure, we felt the world stand still in solidarity with us. Yet no one ...

  • Protection Of State Information Bill 12 Nov 2013

    Hon Deputy Speaker and hon members, two years ago, on that now infamous Black Tuesday, this House sent a message to South Africa that the freedoms won by those who came before us can never be taken for granted. In a glaring assault on our Constitution, the ANC, dressed in ...

  • 1980) In A Democratic South Africa (Subject For Discussion) 8 Nov 2013

    Minister Mthethwa said today that the ANC will continue to do it. The National Key Points Act is here to stay. How different the ANC of today is from the ANC of its predecessors! After this debate, South Africa's voters can be left in no doubt that, 100 years ...

  • 1980) In A Democratic South Africa (Subject For Discussion) 8 Nov 2013

    Madam Deputy Speaker, listening to the Minister of Police was like being trapped in a time warp and listening to a member of P W Botha's government justifying the National Key Points Act in the late 1980s, in this very Chamber. Perhaps he dusted off a speech that he ...

  • 1980) In A Democratic South Africa (Subject For Discussion) 8 Nov 2013

    Hon Speaker, I would like to thank you for ensuring that time was allocated for this debate, as it is an important motion and a matter of national importance. Your increased commitment to bringing important issues to the floor in this Parliament does not go unnoticed.

    Hon members, it is ...

  • 1980) In A Democratic South Africa (Subject For Discussion) 8 Nov 2013

    In 1987, the ANC's own Oliver Tambo said the following in reference to the National Key Points Act:

    It is a stratagem by which Botha tries to retain control over the lives of our people, to arrest the process leading to fundamental change ...

  • Adjustments Appropriation Bill (Consideration Of Votes And Schedule) 7 Nov 2013

    House Chairperson, one of the clear performance objectives of the Presidency is that it should implement the National Development Plan. However, it is clear that within the President's own party the plan remains contested and that key, easily implementable proposals remain a mere pipe dream. What steps can the ...

  • Da's Policies To Redress (Member's Statement) 12 Sep 2013

    Mr Speaker, earlier this week the DA launched an economic inclusion policy which highlights our commitment to undoing the wrongs of South Africa's apartheid and colonial past through redress and reconciliation. For too long the lies and propaganda of the ANC about the DA's policy response to redress ...

  • Ministers: 21 Aug 2013

    Hon Chairperson, given the reports of serious irregularities, including vote rigging and interference with the voter's roll, why did our government rush to declare the elections successful and congratulate President Robert Mugabe on his election on 3 August, just three days after the poll? Can the Deputy Minister explain ...

  • The Deputy President: 21 Aug 2013

    Hon Speaker, the DA welcomes any and all efforts to alleviate the suffering of our poorest and most vulnerable citizens. However, we also know that the only way to eradicate poverty in our country is to create more and more job opportunities for more and more citizens. Yet, the Presidency ...