“I have listened carefully to the many arguments for decriminalisation and am acutely aware of the difficult and even desperate situations people face - often on a daily basis - but nothing I have heard convinces me that women will be safer or have greater options if prostitution is decriminalised.
The ACDP is shocked at last night’s announcement by President Cyril Ramaphosa that the ANC intends to amend the Constitution to allow expropriation of land without compensation, under certain conditions.
The ACDP has come out in support of the Home Education community and shares many of their concerns which include among other things, that home education under the current Act is treated as a form of independent education and that aspects of the draft policy are measures appropriate to public education.
ACDP President and Member of Parliament, Rev Kenneth Meshoe has called on South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa, to do more to protect Christians and their families who are experiencing severe persecution and violent attacks across the world and to strongly condemn it.
ACDP Deputy President, Councillor Wayne Thring, said in Johannesburg today that "the African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) has taken a decision to oppose the introduction of Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) into the curriculum of our South African Schools."