The High Court in Pretoria granted an urgent application on Tuesday interdicting the EFF or any other members of the public to deface monuments and statues across the country.
Neither the EFF nor its leader filed papers to oppose the … Read the rest
AgangSA members plan to form a human chain around the statue of Paul Kruger in Krugersdorp to protest the recent defacing of statues around the country.
A statue of Paul Kruger in the West Rand town of Krugersdorp was vandalised … Read the rest
Tshwane officials on Monday said it was still unclear who had defaced the historical statue of Paul Kruger at Church Square in the Pretoria city centre.
“No one has claimed responsibility for it,” said mayoral spokesperson Blessing Manale.
Kruger’s bronze … Read the rest
Another perfect example of the devious behaviour of the liberal mind.
For more than a hundred years the Swiss town of St Gallen carried the name of Krügerstrasse (Kruger Street), but because President Paul Kruger was evidently a “white racist”, … Read the rest
With a name like Paul Kruger, the same as that of the famous Boer president, any football player is bound to make history. In a close match between the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers, Kruger swung the game … Read the rest
by Dan Roodt
I belong to a writer’s organisation called Pretoria PEN which has been affiliated for the past six years to PEN International, a world-wide network of authors and journalists. Some of the people who have been presidents of … Read the rest
A Dutch political party has demanded action from the Dutch Cabinet in support of the retention of Afrikaans street names in Pretoria.
“The Netherlands Embassy situated in Queen Wilhelmina avenue should refuse to accept a new name,” the “De Partij … Read the rest