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18/02/2015 – ACDP response to the 2015 State of the Nation Address

March 9, 2015

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18 February 2015 ACDP Parliament Speech by ACDP President, Rev Kenneth Meshoe, MP   ACDP response to the 2015 State of the Nation Address   “Madam Speaker, Honourable President, Deputy President and members. What happened last Thursday in this House was extremely disappointing, shocking and painful, as we watched Parliament degenerate into chaos.  Never before […]

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16/07/2014 – ACDP concerned about money wasted and deviation from Treasury Regulations

September 11, 2014

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ACDP Parliament Budget Vote 7: Public Works Speech by ACDP President Rev Kenneth Meshoe, MP ACDP concerned about money wasted and deviation from Treasury Regulations “House Chairperson, For the current 2014/15 financial year, the Department of Public Works received R6.1 billion. Of this R6.1 billion, R241 million has been allocated to lease payments. The ACDP […]

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24/06/2014 – Lack of opportunity for employment biggest challenge facing youth

July 2, 2014

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ACDP Parliament Youth Day:  20 Years of Democracy: Together Advancing Youth Development & Empowerment Speech by Cheryllyn Dudley, MP and Whip Lack of opportunity for employment biggest challenge facing youth Youth in South Africa consist of young women and young men, between the ages of 14 and 35 – most of them going through dramatic […]

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19/06/2014 – What is the plan, Honourable President? – asks ACDP

July 2, 2014

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ACDP Parliament Response to SONA, 5th Parliament Speech by ACDP President Rev Kenneth Meshoe, MP What is the plan, Honourable President? – asks ACDP “Honourable President, Honourable Deputy President, Honourable members, Very few people, if any, can confidently claim that the honourable President, during his State of the Nation address on Tuesday evening, was effective […]

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5/06/2014 – ‘Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng’s speech misinterpreted’ – Rev Kenneth Meshoe

July 2, 2014

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ACDP Parliament Media Statement ACDP President Rev Kenneth Meshoe, MP ‘Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng’s speech misinterpreted’ – Rev Kenneth Meshoe ACDP President and Member of Parliament, Rev Kenneth Meshoe, today responded to statements about the speech on Law & Religion delivered by Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng at the University of Stellenbosch last week. Rev Meshoe says, […]

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12/03/2014 – ACDP ‘regrettably’ withholds support for Public Administration Bill

March 17, 2014

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ACDP Parliament Speech on the Public Administration Management Bill Steve Swart, ACDP MP   ACDP ‘regrettably’ withholds support for Public Administration Bill “Speaker/ chairperson, The National Development Plan highlighted the need for a professional, efficient public service to enable the country to develop to its full potential. The objects of the Bill are basically to […]

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12/03/2014 – ACDP KZN Manifesto Launch: ACDP targets five key aspects in KwaZulu-Natal

March 12, 2014

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ACDP KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Leader: Jo-Ann Downs (MPL) ACDP-KZN Manifesto Launch     ACDP targets five key aspects in KwaZulu-Natal     South Africa is fast approaching a tipping point, heading towards a crisis of poverty and inequality. A hope for a great future means the possibility of all South Africans achieving a decent standard of […]

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26/02/2014 – ACDP broadly supports counter-cyclical budget, given global economic uncertainties and domestic challenges

February 26, 2014

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ACDP Parliament Press Release on the Budget 2014/2015 Steve Swart, ACDP MP ACDP broadly supports counter-cyclical budget, given global economic uncertainties and domestic challenges Focus must be on implementing the National Development Plan, leading to economic growth and job creation Welcomes expenditure on productive side of economy – on infrastructure Cautions on budget deficit, state […]

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ACDP Manifesto Launch, Soweto

February 18, 2014

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  *Important correction: Start time is 9:00AM and the President will address the crowd at 13:30PM   ACDP to launch manifesto on Saturday 22 February in Soweto     You are invited to the ACDP’s launch of its manifesto for the 2014 General Election. ACDP President Dr Kenneth Meshoe will address the crowd at *13h00. […]

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17/02/2014 – ACDP-Youth wants government to take more action on Illegal Mining

February 17, 2014

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African Christian Democratic Party – Youth Foundation (ACDP-YF) Media Release Kagiso Monyadiwa, ACDP-YF President   ACDP-YF wants government to take more action on Illegal Mining   The ACDP-Youth Foundation would like to express our disappointment about the incidents of illegal mining that we thought would have long been dealt with by now. ACDP Youth Foundation […]

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13/02/2014 – SONA Expectations: Greatest challenges facing SA is unemployment, poverty and inequality

February 13, 2014

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ACDP Parliament Media Statement ACDP President, Rev Kenneth Meshoe ACDP’s State of the Nation Address Expectations   Greatest challenges facing SA is unemployment, poverty and inequality “The ACDP believes that the greatest challenge facing our nation is unemployment, poverty and inequality, which is causing widespread anger and frustration amongst South Africans, particularly the youth. The […]

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30/01/2014 – Tzaneen – SAPS must reform their image – ACDP

January 30, 2014

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ACDP Media Release Dr Kenneth Meshoe, ACDP President   Tzaneen – SAPS must reform their image – ACDP   Following reports of the violent protest in Tzaneen where 2 protesters were killed, 15 officers injured, 19 official vehicles and property was damaged, Dr Kenneth Meshoe, ACDP President, feels police and protester clashes seem to have […]

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22/01/2013 – ACDP calls on Minister of Defence to account for spending and clarify situation regarding alleged development and existence of secret spy satellite costing more than R1 billion

January 22, 2014

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ACDP Parliament Media Release Cheryllyn Dudley, MP and Whip   ACDP calls on Minister of Defence to account for spending and clarify situation regarding alleged development and existence of secret spy satellite costing more than R1 billion The Department of Defence reportedly entered into a contract with Russian company, NPO Mashinostroyenia, for the development of […]

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20/01/2014 – President Zuma continues to take tax payers for granted says ACDP Youth Foundation.

January 20, 2014

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ACDP Youth Foundation Ntokozo Zama, ACDPYF National Chairman   President Zuma continues to take tax payers for granted says ACDP Youth Foundation.   ACDP Youth Foundation Chairman Ntokozo Zama has expressed outrage at how President Zuma, his cabinet and Premiers continue to take tax payers for granted. This follows recent reports of some Premiers continuous […]

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16/01/2014 – ACDP appeals to Social Development Minister to ensure all affected NPO’s meet legislative requirements

January 17, 2014

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ACDP Parliament Cheryllyn Dudley, MP and Whip   ACDP appeals to Social Development Minister to ensure all affected NPO’s meet legislative requirements   ACDP Member of Parliament, Cheryllyn Dudley, today called on the Minister of Social Development, Bathabile Dlamini, to ensure that all affected Non-Profit Organisations (NGO’s) meet the necessary legislative requirements when she submitted […]

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28/11/2013 – Premier’s pool repairs proof that government is out of touch says ACDP

December 19, 2013

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Media release from the Gauteng leader of the ACDP Dr Lydia Meshoe (MPL)   Premier’s pool repairs proof that government is out of touch says ACDP   “Pool repairs to the tune of R570 000 at the Premier’s official residence show that the Gauteng government is out of touch with the harsh realities of life […]

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07/12/2013 – ACDP President tells National Convention that Nkandla report could lead to impeachment of President Zuma

December 19, 2013

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ACDP National Media Release from National General Conference   ACDP President tells National Convention that Nkandla report could lead to impeachment of President Zuma   ACDP President Rev Kenneth Meshoe told the party’s National Convention today at Tshwane University of Technology that issues involved in the Nkandla reports – if found on investigation to be […]

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11/12/2013 – Government must let Madonsela do her work says ACDP

December 19, 2013

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ACDP National Media release from National General Conference     Government must let Madonsela do her work says ACDP   Alarmed at the increasing pressure being exerted on our Public Protector by those opposed to the release of the Nkandla report, delegates at the ACDP’s National Convention last week called on government to let Madonsela […]

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11/12/2013 – Secrecy Bill must make hiding fraud a crime says ACDP

December 19, 2013

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Media release from the ACDP Secrecy Bill must make hiding fraud a crime says ACDP “We urge President Zuma to refer the Secrecy Bill to the Constitutional Court for final approval,” said ACDP MP Steve Swart today. “The ACDP has played a key role in re-modelling the Protection of State Information Bill and it has […]

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25/11/2013 – ACDP welcomes DPW moves to strengthen technical capacity, grow skills and ensure proficiency

November 27, 2013

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ACDP Parliament Media Release Cheryllyn Dudley, MP and Whip ACDP welcomes DPW moves to strengthen technical capacity, grow skills and ensure proficiency Congratulates young professionals who attained professional registration status ACDP Member of Parliament, Cheryllyn Dudley, today said that, “The poor performance of the Department of Public Works (DPW), who has failed to manage State […]

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