Verwoerd's grandson to get seat in Parliament

Submitted by Tarryn.Josephs on Wed, 05/15/2019 - 06:38
Photo: Twitter/WillemPetzer

Cape Town - Dr Wynand Boshoff, grandson of Dr HF Verwoerd, will make his way to Parliament as a representative of the Freedom Front Plus (VF Plus). 

Boshoff is the son of Orania founder Professor Carel Boshoff and former prime minister of South Africa, Anna Verwoerd. 

Boshoff's brother, also Carel, is currently the "president" of Orania. 

According to Netwerk24, Boshoff said he wants to be judged on his own merits and not on those of his granddad. 

Boshoff is also the VF Plus leader in the Northen Cape. 

Photo: Twitter/WillemPetzer