UDM Issues2016-10-26T08:38:55+02:00

Decision of National Assembly Rules Committee regarding the composition of the Section 194 Committee on the fitness of the current Public Protector to hold office, and its rejection of the UDM’s proposal for a weighted voting system

Ms Thandi Modise Speaker of the National Assembly Parliament of the Republic of South Africa PO Box 15 Cape Town 8000 Dear Ms Modise URGENT: Decision of National Assembly Rules Committee regarding the composition of the Section 194 Committee on the fitness of the current Public Protector to hold office, [...]

COVID-19: South African Government Resource Portal

   Keep up to date with the latest on Covid-19 in South Africa - click here    President Ramaphosa announces South Africa's Covid-19 lock down: Click here for his full statement (23  March 2020)    Frequently asked questions (source South African Government)    President Cyril [...]

ANC Government out of touch with reality in Buffalo City- REESTON

Mr Bongani MsomiUDM Secretary General The United Democratic Movement (UDM) is disappointed by how the Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality is out of touch with the realities and plight of marginalised people in disadvantaged communities.   The BCMM together with the Department of Human Settlements saw a dire need [...]

Tito Mboweni must stop being a Pilchard Chef!

The United Democratic Movement Youth Vanguard has embodied President Cyril Ramaphosa innate ability aka “shockness”, UDMYV is shocked and dismayed by the revelations of a heritage fund meant for free education and helping the poor out of the doldrums of poverty by Veteran Tokyo Sexwale. These are serious allegations [...]

Suspension of basic services at Samora Machel

The United Democratic Movement (UDM) is very disturbed by the decision of City of Cape Town for suspension of basic services in Samora Machel. The closing of the Clinic is purely a violation of human rights; people have a right to access health as stipulated on the Constitution of [...]

Department’s alleged reneging of employment of 2064 fully trained corrections graduates

Mr Ronald Lamola Minister of Justice and Correctional Services Private Bag X256 Cape Town 8000 Mr Arthur Fraser National Commissioner of Correctional Services Private Bag X136 Pretoria 0001 Dear Honourable Minister Lamola and Commissioner Fraser Department’s alleged reneging of employment of 2064 fully trained corrections graduates 1. I was recently [...]

UDM Youth Vanguard maintains its call for Data Must Fall!!

The United Democratic Movement Youth Vanguard reiterates its call for complete data must fall. Access to Internet is a basic Human Right equivalent and in line with the United Nations declaration 2.8 Freedom of Expression, 2.14 Freedom of Trade, Occupation and Profession, 2.21 Education, 2.24 Access to Information, etc. [...]

President Ramaphosa Cabinet Reshuffle?

Mr Bongani MsomiUDM Secretary General The much anticipated cabinet reshuffling that is expected to effect changes on certain state-owned enterprises like Eskom and South African Airways may not yield the outcomes of efficient management if the ANC government is still going to second officials that are being handled [...]

South Africa’s vaccine rollout is concerning!

  Mr Bongani MsomiUDM Secretary General With much anticipated Covid-19 third wave, the United Democratic Movement notes with concern that the Government has no vaccine rollout strategy in place. They might have started with the Healthcare workers to vaccinate, but there is quite large number of frontline workers [...]

The Wits silencing of students by bullets is distasteful

The United Democratic Movement Youth Vanguard (UDMYV) strongly condemns police brutality to shut the voices of South African students when protesting for their basic right, a right to education. The recent Wits attack and shooting that has left a student dead at wits university is not an isolated incident, [...]

Racism and ending discriminatory treatment in journalism: created opportunities

Ms Kate Skinner Executive Director of the South African National Editors’ Forum The Media Mill 7 Quince Street Milpark, Johannesburg 2001 Dear Ms Skinner Racism and ending discriminatory treatment in journalism: created opportunities As executive director of the South African National Editors’ Forum (SANEF), you are likely to be aware [...]

ANC must do the right thing by paying back the taxpayers’ money

Mr Bongani MsomiUDM Secretary General The United Democratic Movement has been following with interest the proceedings of the State Capture Commission chaired by the Deputy Chief Justice, Raymond Zondo. The most startling revelations made so far is more about how taxpayers’ money was milked to unlawfully benefit the [...]

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