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OVER 10 000 PEOPLE CALL ON GOVERNMENT TO STOP THE ILLEGAL CIGARETTE TRADE

Monday 24 September 2018 MEDIA STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OVER 10 000 CITIZENS CALL ON GOVERNMENT TO STOP THE ILLEGAL CIGARETTE TRADE Over 10,000 South Africans have now signed on the #TakeBackTheTax petition, calling on Government to take decisive action in combating the trade of illegal cigarettes. The people who have added their voice to […]

It’s time for South Africa to Collect its Due from Cigarette Companies and #TakeBackTheTax

OPINION PIECE: *It’s time for South Africa to Collect its Due from Cigarette Companies and #TakeBackTheTax For almost four years now, cigarette companies have had a tax holiday. That’s the reality. Of all the industries one could think of that should be given a pass on their tax obligations, the tobacco industry would be the […]

TISA RAMPS UP #TakeBackTheTax CAMPAIGN AGAINST ILLEGAL CIGARETTES

MEDIA RELEASE TISA RAMPS UP #TakeBackTheTax CAMPAIGN AGAINST ILLEGAL CIGARETTES Monday 17 September 2018 The Tobacco Institute of Southern Africa (TISA) has announced the ramping up of its #TakeBackTheTax campaign, calling for an immediate clampdown on rampant tax evasion in the tobacco industry. The campaign was launched in July this year, on the back of […]

SHALLCROSS COMMUNITY UNITES TO FIGHT CRIME AND IMPROVE SERVICE DELIVERY

MEDIA STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday 12 September 2018 SHALLCROSS COMMUNITY UNITES TO FIGHT CRIME AND IMPROVE SERVICE DELIVERY The business community of Shallcross outside Durban met with the leaders of the “Bottle Brush” informal settlement, the Deputy Mayor of eThekwini, municipal officials, civic leaders, senior police officers, representatives of the community policing forum and […]

Hundreds join convoy to Joburg CBD in honor of the #FallenHeroes 

Media Release FALLEN HEROES 12th September 2018 Hundreds join convoy to Joburg CBD in honor of the #FallenHeroes  Johannesburg: Hundreds of representatives from private security companies, CPFs, neighbourhood watch groups and emergency medical providers gathered in Linksfield today to honor the firemen who passed away on the 5th of September 2018 in the Johannesburg CBD […]

ANTI-CRIME ACTIVIST SAYS SOUTH AFRICA HAS A “NATIONAL CRIME EMERGENCY” AND CALLS FOR PARTNERSHIPS

MEDIA STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday 11 September 2018 RESPONSE TO CRIME STATISTICS ANTI-CRIME ACTIVIST SAYS SOUTH AFRICA HAS A “NATIONAL CRIME EMERGENCY” AND CALLS FOR PARTNERSHIPS Head of #MakeSASafe and anti-crime activist, Yusuf Abramjee, says the latest crime statistics “are scary and cause for serious concern.” He says: “Blood, bullets and bodies have become […]

RELEASE OF BUSINESSMAN OMAR CARRIM

RELEASE OF BUSINESSMAN OMAR CARRIM Monday 18 December 2017 Kidnapped Pretoria businessman Omar Carrim has been released and has been reunited with his family. He was kidnapped 137 days ago shortly after leaving his business Home Hyper City. “On behalf of the family, I can confirm the release of Omar Carrim (76). He was released […]