FMF FEATURE ARTICLE
The apex court will surely right this legislative wrong?
A recent article by Gary Moore published by PoliticsWeb on 26 January 2023 alerted the country to the fact that thousands of South Africans continue to be peremptorily stripped of their citizenship, many if not most without knowing it. The full extent of the violations of the rule of law and of fundamental rights flowing from this horrendous state of affairs is even more concerning:
The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) will this month hear an appeal regarding the constitutionality of section 6 (1) of the Citizenship Act under which, as in the Apartheid past, South Africans are routinely deprived of their citizenship and other rights associated with it.