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NOTES: ADDRESS BY YUSUF ABRAMJEE, SOCIAL COHESION ADVOCATE Muslim Judicial Council 72nd anniversary: Cape Town. Friday 10 February 2017 Congratulations to the MJC – celebrating 72 years of serving the community. We salute the leadership of the council and we wish you well. I want to focus on a few current issues: It is disgraceful […]


USING TECHNOLOGY TO FIGHT CRIME   *BROOKLYN POLICE JOINS NAMOLA PRETORIA – The South African Police Service (SAPS) Brooklyn is now at the tip of your fingertips with the use of technology such as cellphones or tablets. Brooklyn SAPS and Namola are combining and aligning crime fighting efforts in the east of Tshwane. Through installing […]

‪#SAveSyria #OperationSA.

Posted by Yusuf Abramjee @abramjee and share please. Monday 2 January 2017 ‪#SAveSyria #OperationSA. We arrived in Istanbul Turkey earlier today and flew to Hatay, some 2 hours away. I am part of the Al-Imdaad Foundation team which includes Qari Ziyaad Patel, Ayesha Patel and Moulana’s Abdulla Chohan and Mohammed Motala. After briefings by executives […]

Response to #SAveSyria is ‘overwhelming’

Johannesburg – More than R7 million has been paid to the #SAveSyria #OperationSA fund within five days. #OperationSA launched the drive earlier this week in response to calls to help with humanitarian efforts in Aleppo and other parts of war-torn Syria. “The response from South Africans has been overwhelming. We are continuing to get pledges […]

Over R10-million pledged for #SAveSyria by #OperationSA

MEDIA STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday 21 December 2016 Over R10-million pledged for #SAveSyria by #OperationSA A pledge line by the five-day old NGO #OperationSA to assist with humanitarian efforts in Syria raised R 10 028 953.00 within five hours. The #SAveSyria campaign was launched at the weekend following calls to assist victims in Aleppo […]

South Africans unite to urgently assist #Aleppo #Syria

MEDIA STATEMENT SUNDAY 18 December 2016 #OperationSA South Africans unite to urgently assist #Aleppo #Syria A group of South Africans have formed #OperationSA and its first task is to urgently raise money for humanitarian efforts in Syria. Among those behind the initiative, amongst others, are social activists’ Yusuf Abramjee, Yaseen Theba and Catherine Constantinides. Abramjee […]

Who do you call when 10111 goes on strike?

Media statement #NamolaApp Who do you call when 10111 goes on strike? 10111 call centre workers are threatening to go on strike over unresolved salary disputes dating back to 2013. “Nothing has happened four years down the line and members say enough is enough,” Oscar Skemmere, of the South African Police Union. Unfortunately the ugly […]