Why the terms of reference of the Commission of Inquiry into the PIC must be extended to investigate Ramaphosa & Manuel

By Phapano Phasha Between 1996 and 2005 Trevor Manual, in his capacity as Finance Minister, was the sole trustee and custodian of the Government Employee Pension Fund (GEPF) which at the time of inception had assets close to R200 billion. As a sole trustee of GEPF, Mr Trevor Manual did not report or account to …

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 …

Radebe refuses to disclose IPP owners to coverup corruption by white monopoly capital

By BO Staff Writer After Jacob Zuma was removed from office via a coup sponsored by imperialist interests in cahoots with settler white monopoly capital  Ramaphosa ,who replaced him, speedily reinstated advocates of his political agenda into cabinet positions. Ramaphosa  thus declared carte blanche to white monopoly capital to loot with impunity. In this context, …

Adriano Mazzotti charged with serious criminal offences – BLF press statement

 By BO Staff Writer On 28 July 2018 criminal charges of tobacco trafficking, money laundering, fraud, corruption, bribery and tax evasion were laid by Black First Land First (BLF) against Adriano Mazzotti at the CR Swartz Police Station in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal. The following statement, which was subsequently delivered at a media briefing and published on the movement’s website, is now reissued …

Charges against Adriano Mazzotti – Andile Mngxitama’s affidavit

By BO Staff Writer The following affidavit which was submitted to the CR Swartz Police Station in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal on 27 July 2018 in support of the criminal charges laid by Black First Land First against Adriano Mazzotti, was previously published on the movement’s website and is now reissued by Black Opinion: I the undersigned Andile Mngxitama do …

Looting Eskom

By Tshepo Kgadima South Africans should brace for severe load shedding this winter. Coal stockpiles at several Eskom power stations are running at between 1 and 3 days. This is by design. I will provide realtime coal stockpile levels at various Eskom power stations on a daily basis from later this afternoon. Looting and profiteering …

BLF to charge the Oppenheimers for corruption

By BO Staff Writer The following statement was previously published on the Black First Land First website and us now reissued by Black Opinion: This weekend’s reports that the Oppenheimer family may have financially induced the African National Congress (ANC) to grant it a permit to host its own private international airport, are a cause …