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15/07/2014 – ACDP welcomes Minister’s commitment to encourage private sector investment in low-income housing

September 11, 2014

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ACDP Parliament Human Settlements – Budget Vote Cheryllyn Dudley, MP and Whip ACDP welcomes Minister’s commitment to encourage private sector investment in low-income housing “With Government shifting the responsibility of providing low-income housing to certain municipalities in line with NDP recommendations – the question the ACDP is asking is will the budget follow the mandate […]

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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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07/08/2012 – Debate on Dr Nelson Mandela: Every day should be “Mandela Day”

August 30, 2012

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ACDP Parliament Speech by ACDP President Rev Kenneth Meshoe (MP) 7 August 2012   DEBATE ON DR NELSON MANDELA, FORMER PRESIDENT: Take action, inspire change and make every day Mandela day   Everyday should be “Mandela Day” where helping others is a way of life – says ACDP   · Madiba’s leadership should spur us […]

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What R30 Billion in Corruption cost South Africans:

July 23, 2012

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Government Fraud and Corruption estimated to cost R30 Billion annually. Is this a taxpayers problem only, or does it affect the poor? Who exactly pays the ultimate price for mis-appropriation, mis-spending, fraud and corruption? Just how much does R30 Billion actually cost us? Here are a few examples:    Responding to a parliamentary question issued […]

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Housing

July 23, 2012

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It costs the government around R58 000 to build a 21m2 RDP house with one room, one toilet and a combined kitchenette and lounge. Using these costs, the government could have built around 51 million houses with the R30 Billion wasted through fraud and corruption by government. However, this is not the most cost effective, […]

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