LEFT needs to regroup beyond party affiliation under RET

By Andile Mngxitama The victory of Cyril Ramaphosa’s white monopoly capital (WMC) sponsored campaign at the African National Congress (ANC) elective conference at Nasrec, was the defeat of all revolutionary people and movements even outside the ruling party. Towards Nasrec there was a momentum within the ANC for a leftwing shift under the banner of …

The situation in Bolivia will get worse before it gets better

Clashes erupted between supporters of former Bolivian President Evo Morales and the security forces in La Paz, Bolivia on November 15, 2019 [Reuters/Henry Romero] The violent ways of the opposition which took power from Evo Morales threaten the future of Bolivia’s democracy. By Guillaume Long The results of Bolivia’s October 20 elections were hardly a …

Salutations to the indentured

Photo credit: SA History Online By Yerushka Chetty One hundred and fifty nine (159) years ago the first ship carrying Indians docked at Durban Harbor, in KwaZulu-Natal. Many others followed. They were brought to South Africa (SA) to become indentured slaves. Steve Biko would later classify them as black in terms of black consciousness. 159 …

NPA to charge On Point Engineering with tender fraud

Photo credit: Siphiwe Mhlambi By BO Staff Writer The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has made a decision to charge On Point Engineering and its three directors – Lesiba Gwangwa, Kagiso Dichabe and Thomas Rasetlhaba – with tender fraud in that they had made misrepresentations to the Limpopo Department of Transport. Gwangwa will further be charged …