ANC stop the talk, be like Tanzania

By Motapo We Zi’Gidi Shame ANC. Did you know that Tanzania doesn’t debate but hits whites monopoly capital very hard? It is quite depressing to be a black South African today because our politicians are scared and terrified by Ruperts, Rothschilds, Soros, et.al. They argue for days if white capital is a problem or not, …

Blacks In DIalogue: BLF asks ANC “please don’t sell us out again”

By BO Staff Writer On Saturday evening a packed Blacks in Dialogue (BID) event of Black First Land First (BLF) debated the organizations response to the ruling party’s Policy Discussion documents. The BLF response titled “Don’t sell us out again“ outlines several key policy proposals to realise Radical Economic Transformation (RET). BLF leader, Andile Mngxitama …

Whites still control SA

By Phapano Phasha Hendrik Verwoerd was assassinated in 1966. Whilst Prime Minister in 1962, he was quoted in Parliament as saying, “Mr Oppenheimer with all that monetary power and with his powerful machine which is spread all over the whole country he can, if he so chooses, exercise an enormous influence against the government and …

What is EFF getting from coalition with DA?: AIC shows how it’s done

By BO Staff Writer The African National Congress (ANC) and the African Independent Congress (AIC) have concluded talks and adopted a memorandum of understanding on their coalition partnership, which they had entered into after last year’s local government elections. The two parties went into coalition in the Ekurhuleni, Rustenburg, Umkhanyakude and “other municipalities where both …

Mcebisi Jonas defeated, resigns as ANC member of parliament

By BO Staff Writer Former Deputy Finance Minister, Mcebisi Jonas, has resigned as African National Congress (ANC) member of parliament, but will remain a member of the party. Jonas is the second MP to resign this week after former Transport Minister Dipuo Peters resigned yesterday. The resignations come after the two were sacked by President …

ANC women’s league says ANC Parliament caucus decision on land debate must be reviewed

By BO Staff Writer The African National Congress Women’s League (ANCWL) has criticised the ANC Parliament caucus’s decision to not vote with the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) to amend the Consitution to allow for expropriation of land without compensation. The ANC caucus, led by Jackson Mthembu, betrayed Jacob Zuma’s call to expropriate land without compensation, …

Political parties react to banks collusion scandal: “white owned banks … are a criminal gang”

By BO Staff Writer Seventeen banks, which have been implicated in a corruption scandal involving fixing the prices of the rand, are a “criminal gang” which is “protected by the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) and Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan”, the Black First Land First (BLF) movement said in a statement this morning. The …