Guptas haven’t captured the state – The Facts

By Themba Nkosi Lack of political literacy amongst the South African population has resulted in the misconception of political lobbying. The white owned media has capitalized on this and coined the term “State Capture”. This term has propagated a false narrative of a fictional enemy in order to keep the population focused on someone else …

Lest We Forget, 16 December 1838 and the Black Blood That Flowed Down The Ncome River

Media Statement It’s now exactly a year since the kick off of the #ZumaMustFall Campaign. We note that 16 December was the day chosen by the white organizers of the said campaign to make that rallying call!  They turned an important site of struggle involving the state and revolution into a national sunday picnic to serve …

Brian Molefe’s FULL resignation letter

By BO Staff Writer The CEO of Eskom, Brian Molefe, who drove the State Owned Enterprise (SEO) out of it’s loadshedding crisis, has resigned. Read his full resignation letter below: In an open letter to Brian Molefe, Adil Nchabeleng said “(w)e applaud your effort and the leadership of your team for having turned around Eskom …

Letter to Adv Busisiwe Mkhwebane

By Jeff Koorbanally Dear Adv Mkhwebane I make reference to the letter addressed to you on the 14th, whereby I raised the concern about the sensitization of these reports. I contest, with strongest resentment, that the former Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela, should call or label our country a “State of Capture”, that’s the biggest insult …

Open Letter to Brian Molefe

By Adil Nchabeleng Brian Molefe, we congratulate you and the Eskom Board & Management on the bold and stern leadership demonstrated by yourselves in Eskom during these challenging times. The recent Financial Results and achievements of Eskom are impressive. It is common knowledge that many public institutions in South Africa are used to target and …

Thuli Madonsela lied!

By Andile Mngxitama Black Opinion shall continue to break down the so-called state capture report of the former Public Protector, Advocate Thuli Madonsela. Today we focus on the number of complaints of state capture lodged with the office of the Public Protector and why Advocate Madonsela lied about the exact number of complaints in her …