Dear Public Protector Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane Please add more resources to the sum of my complaints to your Office which is a town controlled by corruption with blessing from the top ranks of the Democratic Alliance (DA). Uncomfortably, you’ll also have to investigate one of your own for deliberately failing to act, a move that discredits what your Office is suppose to represent i.e. protection of the public, not politicians. I’m an activist publicly presenting those 9 complaints (more to follow) on my blog, Knysna Keep. I do so in the interests of transparency, the public and my own safety. … ‘Click here to read full article…’
HELEN ZILLE, I WILL NEVER LET THIS GO! Did you reward child abuse propagandists with Democratic Alliance (DA) councillor positions in Knysna? Emailed threat from the DA: “You seem not to realize that you are in no position to negotiate. I’m surprised you even tried. We hold all the cards, and have all the power to make your life really and truly miserable… The moment it is out there that [business name removed] supports you and enables you there is bound to be a consequence to their business.” I am a Knysna activist under constant attack since i uncovered DA … ‘Click here to read full article…’
3 people were brutally murdered in Knysna during a one-month period of Autumn, 2005. They became known as The Knysna Murders… Heinrich van Rooyen, a young DJ, was convicted for the murders of Jessica Wheeler (18) and Victoria Stadler (20). Aubrey Kemoetie and Byron Moses were convicted for killing Peter McHelm (48). More than eleven years later, the crimes remain the tourist town’s most infamous because the guilt of Van Rooyen is still disputed and whispered rumours of bad cops continue to be whispered. ALAN D. ELSDON INVESTIGATING Last Wednesday, January 25, i met Alan D. Elsdon, the author of … ‘Click here to read full article…’
As per Section 9 of the Basic Conditions of Employment Act and Clause 7 of the Main Collective Agreement, the current working hours of Municipal staff equals 40 hours per week. Although these hours remain the same, all staff (except Cleaning, Fire, Traffic and Customer Care employees), will have their working hours restructured. Following a proposal that was suggested by the Local Labour Forum, Council resolved on 6 December 2016 that the office hours for its staff be amended, for a trial period of six months, as follows: Monday to Thursday: Start: 07:30 Lunch: 13:00 – 13:30 Closure: 16:30 Friday: … ‘Click here to read full article…’
‘The Wound’ is a South African film themed with Xhosa manhood rituals, including circumcision, that has been submitted to the Sundance Festival. I’m very pleased that a film has been made about this important topic that leads to the death of boys every year. The story has a twist in that the main character is gay. Watch the short trailer – it’s powerful!