STATEMENT ISSUED BY MALIZOLE DIKO
UDM NATIONAL SPOKESPERSON
UNITED DEMOCRATIC MOVEMENT (UDM) stands with the parents of the burnt boys in
their support of Eskom's safety campaign, and agrees with Eskom executive
director Jacob Moroga that the existing safety awareness campaign must be
Three boys in Katlehong were severely burnt two weeks ago when a sub-station
electricity supply box exploded. Human life is a precious entity and
humility must be shown when it comes to the preservation of that life. The
UDM would also like to express sympathy with the boys and their families and are
glad to hear that they are recovering well.
We urge Government to ensure that general education concerning human safety is
extended to the people.
We would also like to appeal to those who can help in any way, to please come
forward with assistance, your support and concern could save lives.
083 759 6637
19 September 2001