ACDP Statement on the General Intelligence Laws Amendment Bill

Following an outcry about vetting of church and other leaders, the General Intelligence Laws Amendment Bill was amended to remove direct references to vetting such leaders. However, the broad definition of “persons or institutions of national security interest” still includes religious organisations and their employees, and this is a concern.

ACDP congratulates Matric Class of 2023

The African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) congratulates the Matric Class of 2023 on their outstanding performance in achieving an 82,9% pass rate. They have done their families, teachers, and communities proud.

ACDP calls on Minister of Higher Education to step down

OUTA has released damning evidence of voice recordings of two meetings between Khoza and a representative of a service provider, revealing how service providers allegedly paid millions of rands in kickbacks to Nzimande and Khoza and at least R1 million to the SACP.

ACDP mourns the passing of SA Paralympian, Zanele Situ

Zanele Situ was not only beacon of hope for South Africans, but also living proof that global achievements and success cannot be barred by disability. She was a true inspiration to many South Africans, her peers, and people around the world. Her legacy will forever live on in the sport codes of discus, shotput, and javelin, and in the hearts of all of us who drew inspiration from her courage.

ACDP supports recommendation to remove from office Judge NJ Motata

ACDP supports recommendation to remove from office Judge NJ Motata

House Chair Whilst the highest standards are expected of a Judge, failure to meet those standards will not of itself be enough to justify the removal of a Judge. So important is the judicial independence, that the removal of a Judge can only be justified when the...

Parliament has been subjected to disruptions by the EFF for almost 10 years

ACDP supports impeachment of Judge President MJ Hlophe

Chairperson The ACDP wishes to agree with the Chairperson of the Justice Portfolio Committee, the Hon Magwanishe, when he said, “to whom much is given, much is required,” and the SCA has already found that “a Judge is the pillar of our entire justice system and of the...