Kleinfontein recognised as cultural community

Although the Gauteng legislature has recognised Kleinfontein, a white Afrikaner-only settlement outside Pretoria, as a cultural community, the City of Tshwane won’t declare it a separate development.

The legislature’s decision comes after an investigation by its portfolio committee on community … Read the rest

‘Exiles in our own fatherland’ – Kleinfontein residents

There are no signs that say “Whites Only.”

There are, though, men in military fatigues who log the license plates of vehicles approved to enter Kleinfontein, a rural enclave that is home to about 1,000 Afrikaner whites. And there is … Read the rest

South Africa needs federalism

There are two recent events clearly demonstrating that the South African constitution does not work to govern a highly complex, multiethnic and even multinational society.

The first is the recent hullabaloo over the Afrikaner community of Kleinfontein, east of Pretoria, … Read the rest

Kleinfontein invaded by black politicians with black BMWs, ambulance and… (photos)

The Afrikaner settlement of Kleinfontein was invaded by a posse of black politicians, mostly driving black taxpayer-funded BMWs today. They also brought a fire truck and an ambulance. The last time an “outing” like this to Kleinfontein from the Gauteng
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Mayor of Greater Pretoria to inspect Afrikaner community of Kleinfontein

So-called Tshwane or Greater Pretoria mayor Kgosientso Ramokgopa will visit the Afrikaners-only community of Kleinfontein outside Rayton, east of Pretoria, on Wednesday.

“The visit is not a law enforcement exercise, but is aimed at fact-finding, reaching out to the community, … Read the rest

Kleinfontein’s Afrikaner community ‘not about race’

The Afrikaners-only community Kleinfontein outside Rayton, east of Pretoria, insisted in a debate with the DA on Thursday that the criteria for its residents were not based on race.

The community, which has existed for 21 years but came under … Read the rest

DA Youth will demonstrate against Afrikaner settlement at Kleinfontein

The reported racial exclusion policies of Kleinfontien farm settlement, near Pretoria, will be the target of a Democratic Alliance Youth protest on Thursday.

The settlement, which reportedly only accepts “white, Afrikaans Protestants who abide by the Blood River Covenant” as … Read the rest

South African government ‘shocked’ by Kleinfontein

The government expressed dismay on Wednesday that there were still citizens who did not want to integrate into a democratic South Africa.

“This disintegration is extremely disappointing as it perpetuates the ills of the apartheid era,” Government Communication and Information … Read the rest

Afrikaner enclave of Kleinfontein investigated by ANC provincial officials

Business Day reports that tHE Gauteng legislature’s portfolio committee for community safety on Tuesday announced that it had launched an inquiry into the whites-only Afrikaner “cultural village” of Kleinfontein following police complaints about a lack of access to the estate.… Read the rest