The Rogue Unit cover up: Piet Rampedi’s Sunday Times resignation letter

By BO Staff Writer Former Sunday Times journalist, Piet Rampedi, has come out guns blazing against Sunday Times Editor, Bongani Siqoko, who he labels as “dishonest” in his handling of the matters arising out of the SARS Rogue Unit stories. Rampedi, a seasoned, award winning journalist who is now the Editor of African Times newspaper, …

BLF emulates Thomas Sankara

By BO Staff Writer The following statement was previously published in the Black First Land First website and is now reissued by Black Opinion: Black First Land First (BLF) calls on everyone, especially those engaging in revolutionary struggle and aspiring for political office to follow the example of the great Burkina Faso leader, Thomas Sankara.In …

BLF seeks meeting with parliament to discuss delays in land expropriation without compensation

By BO Staff Writer The following statement was published on the BLF website:  BLF seeks urgent meeting with the Speaker of Parliament It has come to Black First Land First’s (BLF) attention that parliament is systematically mismanaging the land expropriation without compensation process. In February, parliament agreed to undertake “public hearings” to hear the views …

EFF must expel Shivambu and pay back the money – BLF

By BO Staff Writer This statement was previously published on the BLF website. Black First Land First (BLF) is not surprised that a forensic investigation has found that the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leadership helped to destroy VBS bank through corruption. The EFF was funded by a criminal, Adriano Mazzotti, after all, plus it’s leadership …

Did Pravin’s thugs intimidate Judge Kroon?

by The Black Eye Last week retired Judge Kroon was the latest victim of Pravin Gordhan’s intimidation squad. Kroon’s woes follow many people who have lost jobs and whose careers have been destroyed after they found that there was an unlawful unit at SARS during his tenure as Commissioner. Kroon sensationally recanted his finding at …