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CITIZENS OF SOUTH AFRICA CANNOT BE GOVERNED BY ANC THIEVES

Former President Thabo Mbeki statement echoes the fact that the ANC leadership is infested with thieves whose only mission is to steal public funds and destroy the economy our country . We’ve been warning all South Africans about these crooks housed by the ANC. Congress of the People is not surprised by the media reports of former president Thabo Mbeki […]

COPE GAUTENG TO OPPOSE THE DA’s DEBILITATING AGRICULTURAL RATES REGIME IN THE CITY OF TSHWANE

COPE In Gauteng has decided to add its support to the growing opposition to the Democratic Alliance’s systematic recategorisation of agricultural properties to “Residential” to sidestep national policy that rates on agricultural properties should not exceed 25% of that charged on the value of residentially categorised properties in the area of the Tshwane Metro. The recategorisations is an abuse of […]

COPE CALLS FOR SA GOVERNMENT TO ADDRESS THE ISSUE OF CHURCH BUILDINGS ACROSS THE COUNTRY :

The Congress of the People (COPE) calls for intervention by the local municipalities in the country, to swiftly deal with building inspections of “church buildings” in all the municipalities across the country. Local municipalities must make sure all church buildings are built in line with the National Building Regulations and Building Standards Act. It has come to our attention that […]

COPE TO LAY CHARGES OF CORRUPTION AGAINST CORRECTIONAL SERVICES OFFICIALS

Congress of the People (COPE) will be laying charges of Corruption against all Correctional Services Senior Officials implicated by former COO of Bosasa, Angelo Agrizzi, when he appeared before the Zondo Commission. The allegations against these DCS officials are very serious and we believe that the criminal justice system must investigate and act on the allegations. In his testimony before […]

THE PEOPLE’S PATIENCE HAS RUN OUT

Congress of the People (COPE) is terribly concerned about the spiraling violent service delivery protests happening all over the country now labeled as shutdowns. It is very clear to us that the patience of people have run out. They have been given empty promises over the past twenty five years by the Governing Party. Congress of the People is not […]

BREAK MY SILENCE

The Congress of the People in conjunction with Faith based organisations & CMDSA will host the ‘Break my Silence event in the Western Cape. A small group of Women will be walking from the Tafelsig Primary School in Tafelsig, Mitchells Plain on Saturday, 13 April 2019 to the main BREAK MY SILENCE event. Starting point ( for Media ) 13h00 […]

PROTESTS IN KROONSTAD – ACE MAGASHULE HAS DESTROYED THE FREE STATE PROVINCE

The patience of the people of Kroonstad has run out. Anger has been building up for years and it has come to a point where the residents are venting their frustrations in the streets of Maokeng and Brent Park. The residents of Brent Park staged a peaceful protest a few weeks ago. Residents are complaining that service delivery has completely […]

PRESIDENT OF COPE MOSIUOA LEKOTA IN LIMPOPO

This afternoon, 11 April, the President of COPE will be in Moroke Village at Ga-Sekhukhune. He will start by visiting Moshate(Ntona Ntwampe) and move to Moshira and Magobading villages . He will today meet and address the local communities at Ntwampe Stadium. Tomorrow, 12 April, he will conduct identified house visits at Capricorn Region, Mashashane Area Mapankula, Kgaphamadi, Bellingsgate, Venus […]

DIRCO IS DAMAGING SOUTH AFRICA’s INTERNATIONAL STANDING

COPE condemns the recent move by the cabinet presided over by President Cyril Ramphosa to “permanently downgrade” South Africa’s mission to Israel. It is shortsighted and damaging to the country’s role in international relations. Since 2009, trust and respect for South Africa’s international standing took a serious hammering because own goals scored by a corrupt President who was cheered on […]

RAMAPHOSA TO BE REMOVED AFTER ELECTIONS?

Once more, the citizens of South Africa will be blind folded on the 8th of May. The ANC is using the face of Cyril Ramaphosa as its President candidate in an effort to attract maximum votes, the ANC believes that Ramaphosa is the only so-called credible leader in the ANC History will repeat itself after the elections. Millions of people […]