United Democratic Movement

Type: Organization
Name: United Democratic Movement
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

What was said just before sitting was suspended

Cape Town -United Democratic Movement leader Bantu Holomisa never got to ask President Jacob Zuma his supplementary question because the House erupted in chaos after an EFF supplementary question about when Zuma would repay costs of the Nkandla security ... [Published Daily News South Africa - 19 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Chaos reigns as EFF MPs tell Jacob Zuma to ‘pay back the money’

President Jacob Zuma. Picture: Sumaya Hisham/ReutersNational Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete was forced to suspend a sitting of the National Assembly today as a question session to President Jacob Zuma descended into chaos.“Pay back the money,” parliamentarians ... [Published City Press - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

‘EFF has a violent nature’

Parliament - The ANC expressed outrage at the Economic Freedom Fighters' behaviour in Parliament on Thursday."We think it undermines the integrity, the aura and the decorum of the House," spokesman Zizi Kodwa said."It is quite clear that the intentions ... [Published IOL - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Zuma’s land claim remarks ‘misleading’

OPPOSITION parties and land experts have accused President Jacob Zuma of creating false hope by promising that the reopened land claims process would allow people to lodge claims on land that was lost before the Native Land Act was passed in 1913.The ... [Published BDlive - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

No land claim yet from Zulu King

“We haven’t received any claim of that nature from the king,” she said on the sidelines of a briefing to Parliament’s land reform portfolio committee.Both individuals and traditional leaders were welcome to lodge a claim.“We receive claims from any citizen ... [Published Citizen.co.za - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

People gather for Marikana rally

Many people have started arriving and some have gathered at the rocky hill at Wonderkop, also known as the “koppie”.People clad in the green shirts of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) are singing liberation songs. Some are ... [Published Citizen.co.za - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

IEC’s ability to conduct a fair elections questioned

The Independent Electoral Commission’s (IEC) ability to run free and fair municipal elections in 2016 has come into question.SIMONE SAMUELS | 14 August 2014 07:30Be the first to commentDA leader Helen Zille's claims that the IEC is under threat of becoming ... [Published North Eastern Tribune - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Zuma Accused of Taking Sides in AbaThembu Poser

BYLINE: Babalo NdenzeUNITED Democratic Movement leader Bantu Holomisa and AbaThembu members are concerned President Jacob Zuma may be taking sides in the move to dethrone King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo, while calling for a government inquiry into the ma ... [Published HighBeam Research - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Southern Africa: 'Political' Magazine Banned From Swazi Prison

Members of banned political organisations in Swaziland said prison guards didn't let them take a copy of news magazine The Nation into one of the kingdom's prisons, according to local news reports."The incident occurred at the Zakhele Remand Centre on ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Rushed MPs pass budget law just in time

PARLIAMENT managed to pass in the nick of time on Friday the law that gives effect to the 2014-15 budget — preventing a shutdown of government.Friday was the last day on which the National Assembly was able to pass the Appropriations Bill.The law, which ... [Published BDlive - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Multi-party Forum files Constitutional Court papers

“We confirm that we yesterday [Wednesday] received court papers as submitted with the Constitutional Court,” United Democratic Movement leader and forum chairman Bantu Holomisa said.“We have filed our answering papers.”Tlakula has filed an application ... [Published Citizen.co.za - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

SAPA - BUDGET-AGRICULTURE

BUDGET-AGRICULTUREContributed by NAMPA / SAPA.ZOKWANA CHALLENGED ON FOOD SECURITYThe core business of the agriculture, forestry and fisheries department was to ensure food security for all South Africans, MPs heard on Wednesday.But over a fifth of the ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 16 2014]

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"It compromises on the future of this country. I didn't think the EFF procedure was correct. There are rules of Parliament."
...He said this would be "to accommodate historical landmarks, heritage sites and descendants of the Khoi and San who lost their land long before 1913"
"They alleged that the Correctional officers told them boldly that The Nation Magazine was political and as such was not allowed into the facility. The visitors said they had brought the two men copies of newspapers from both publications in the country as well as the July 2014 copy of The Nation Magazine."
"We confirm that we yesterday [Wednesday] received court papers as submitted with the Constitutional Court" United Democratic Movement leader and forum chairman Bantu Holomisa said

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What was said just before sitting was suspended [Published Daily News South Africa - 19 hours ago]
No confidence in IEC commissioners [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Aug 21 2014]
‘EFF has a violent nature’ [Published IOL - Aug 21 2014]
Chaos reigns as EFF MPs tell Jacob Zuma to ‘pay... [Published City Press - Aug 21 2014]
Zuma’s land claim remarks ‘misleading’ [Published BDlive - Aug 21 2014]
No land claim yet from Zulu King [Published Citizen.co.za - Aug 20 2014]
People gather for Marikana rally [Published Citizen.co.za - Aug 16 2014]
IEC’s ability to conduct a fair elections quest... [Published North Eastern Tribune - Aug 14 2014]
By-elections to take place tomorrow [Published UD News - Aug 12 2014]
Zuma Accused of Taking Sides in AbaThembu Poser [Published HighBeam Research - Aug 05 2014]
Pansy Tlakula’s denial of misconduct ‘unsettling’ [Published City Press - Jul 30 2014]
Southern Africa: 'Political' Magazine Banned Fr... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 28 2014]
Rushed MPs pass budget law just in time [Published BDlive - Jul 28 2014]
Multi-party forum files ConCourt papers over Tl... [Published ENCA - Jul 24 2014]
Pansy Tlakula appeal: Multi-party forum files C... [Published City Press - Jul 24 2014]
Multi-party Forum files Constitutional Court pa... [Published Citizen.co.za - Jul 24 2014]
Youth league in action to prevent ‘siege’ success [Published Herald Live - Jul 23 2014]
SAPA - BUDGET-AGRICULTURE [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 16 2014]
Swaziland: 'Nation' Magazine Banned in Jail [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 15 2014]
Swaziland: Africa's Last Absolute Monarchy [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 15 2014]
Your elections A to Z [Published South Africa Star - May 08 2014]
Court Cannot Curb Support for Editor [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 16 2014]
Are mischief-makers game-changers? [Published South Africa Star - Mar 07 2014]
Shilowa snuggles up to UDM for elections [Published South Africa Star - Feb 25 2014]
Pudemo Follows Danish Elections [Published AllAfrica.com - Nov 26 2013]
Fact Sheet for Peoples' United Democratic Movem... [Published Able2Act - Jul 04 2006]
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