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Government must find permanent solutions to shack fires

Mr Bongani MsomiUDM Secretary General The United Democratic Movement (UDM) is disturbed by the horrific Khayelitsha fires that claimed a life and left hundreds of people without a place of safety. We are in particular worried about matric pupils busy preparing for final exams. There can never be anything more stressful than the situation they find themselves in while they still need to study. The UDM calls on all stakeholders to pay [...]

2018-10-22T13:32:17+02:00October 22nd, 2018|2018 Archive, Bongani Msomi, Home|Comments Off on Government must find permanent solutions to shack fires

UDM condolences to the Orange Farm fire victims

Statement issued by Bongani Msomi: UDM Secretary General   The United Democratic Movement (UDM) would like to convey a message of condolence to the family of 5 children who lost their lives during a shack fire in Orange Farm, Johannesburg. This is such a tragic and it could have been avoided if the ANC led government had fulfilled its promise of eradicating shack building throughout the country by the year 2014 which has come and [...]

2016-10-26T08:39:05+02:00August 12th, 2015|2015 Archive, Home, Media statements: UDM|Comments Off on UDM condolences to the Orange Farm fire victims