Not fit to govern: A letter to Cyril Ramaphosa

Dear Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, I feel compelled to write this letter due to your staggering hypocrisy. The way you have handled the media reports about your romantic relations rules you out as a potential president of South Africa. Your reaction to the media expose which, in and of itself shouldn’t be a scandal if …

It was a bad week for White Monopoly Capital

By Andile Mngxitama Things ain’t looking good for the Johann Rupert and Robin Renwick faction in South Africa right now. This week was one of the worst weeks for White Monopoly Capital (WMC) and its agents. The troubles of WMC started with the falling apart Democratic Alliance/Economic Freedom Fighters (DAEFF) coalition in the metros and …

Are you ready for a Cyril Ramaphosa presidency?

By BO Staff Writer British imperialism wants Cyril Ramaphosa to be South Africa’s next president, by hook or crook. Exclusively speaking to Black Opinion, sources have revealed that under the direction of British imperialist and coup plotter, Robin Renwick, the opposition parties have been ordered to support the presidency of Ramaphosa. The Economic Freedom Fighters …

Cosatu abandons the interests of workers!

By BO Staff Writer Black Opinion is republishing the statement below which exposes how Cosatu sold out workers rights and first appeared on 27 June 2017 on the Black First Land First website: Black First Land First (BLF) is appalled by the joint statement issued yesterday by the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) …

How Cyril Ramaphosa stole from Sam Molope

By Phapano Phasha The story of Sam Molope remains one of the most barbaric stories of post-1994 Black Empowerment deals gone wrong, where a school dropout from Garankuwa became a self made millionaire. He was the first Black man to own a bakery in 1978, if not one of the first Black multi-millionaires who had …

Ramaphosa must go to HAWKS – ANC Youth League

By BO Staff Writer The African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) in eThekwini says Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa must report criminal conduct associated with the buying of votes for the upcoming ANC national conference, to the HAWKS, otherwise he risks criminal charges being laid against him. While addressing a Chris Hani memorial lecture in the …

BLF calls on ANC to give workers minimum wage of R12 500

Media Statement Black First Land First (BLF) maintains its call in the Black Agenda for a living wage of  R12 500. This is the demand that the Marikana workers died for in a bloody massacre instructed by white capital via the agency of Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa. It must be remembered that Ramaphosa, who has …

Black Agenda on Work and the Minimum Wage

By BO Staff Writer Yesterday, the Deputy President, main negotiator in the sellout CODESA negotiations and the leader of the National Economic Development and Labour Council (Nedlac) advisory panel on a national minimum wage, Cyril Ramaphosa, announced a proposal for the national minimum wage to be R3 500 a month and R20 an hour. While …

Pravin, Gwede, Mthembu coup plans discovered!

By BO Staff Writer Senior leaders and Members of Parliament of the African National Congress (ANC) were shocked to discover a plan to illegally remove President Jacob Zuma this Thursday, 10 November 2016. The coup was planned along the same modus operandi as the one carried out against the democratically elected President Dilma Rousseff of …