Press Invite: Stop All Corruption NOW!

Media Statement Black First Land First (BLF) invites the media to a press conference under the following details: Theme: Picket and march to the Presidency against corruption. Venue: Office 502, OPH Building, 112 Main Street, Johannesburg Date:  6 December 2016 Time: 13:00 Take further notice that: BLF will be marching to President Zuma to call for a …

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 …

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 …

BLF called for a Judicial Commission of inquiry into ‘State Capture’ report in March

By BO Staff Writer In the recently released ‘State Capture’ report, the former Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela, recommends a Judicial Commission of Inquiry. On 31 March 2016 BLF wrote to the Presidency and called for a Judicial Commission of Inquiry. Read the movement’s full letter below: The Presidency President Jacob Zuma Union Buildings Government Avenue …

Madonsela’s FULL State Capture Report

By BO Staff Writer Thuli Madonsela’s so-called “State Capture” report has been released after the High Court ordered this be done by no later than 5pm today. This morning President Jacob Zuma abandoned his attempt to halt and postpone the release of the report. Read the full report here: 329755535-state-of-capture-14-october-2016.

Van Rooyen vindicated

By BO Staff Writer The Sunday Times ran a sensational front page report last Sunday about Minister Des van Rooyen visiting the Gupta household 7 nights in a row. This was presented as evidence that van Rooyen was captured. The newspaper told its unsuspecting readers that this was the piece of evidence to sink the …