READ: BLF’s FULL submission to the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance

By BO Staff Writer Today, the Black First Land First (BLF) movement submitted it’s contribution to the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance. In it’s submission the movement highlighted its ideas on the transformation of the financial sector and how to it wishes to “end white monopoly capital to ensure economic liberation of all.” The session …

BLF national pickets against ABSA a huge success

By BO Staff Writer The Black Consciousness revolutionary movement, Black First Land First (BLF) held nationwide pickets yesterday against ABSA. The pickets were aimed firstly at raising awareness about how ABSA unlawfully gained from certain apartheid “life boats”. Secondly, the aim was to launch the movement’s rolling protest action against ABSA to force it to …

BLF to picket 50 ABSA branches nationwide

By BO Staff Writer In a press statement released this morning, from a press conference held yesterday, the Black First land First (BLF) movement announced that it would picket 50 ABSA branches on Saturday, following the leaked preliminary report of the public protector finding that ABSA should pay back money it stole from state coffers …

Betrayal – A tragic story of land return

By Andile Mngxitama  Gogo Nonkululeko died from sadness. We know this because she said so just before she passed on clutching her heart. One evening, days before she died, she had gathered her whole family and told them that she had not much time left now. She had been worried sick by the news from the desert. …

The BC position on Zuma that BLF had to take

By BO Staff Writer The following reflections were accessed from the Facebook timeline of Andile Mngxitama on 31 December 2016. This has been republished here with the permission of the author. One of the biggest occasions of 2016 for our movement,  Black First Land First (BLF), was the adoption of the campaign “Hands Off Zuma – …