The Real State Capture

Mwalimu Moemedi Kepadisa beautifully writes this instructive piece: Anton Rupert and the Oppenheimers had a long history of State Capture during the British colonial and Apartheid times. State Capture in that sense, is nothing new, though we agree it is bad and rotten governance. However, what is curious is that, there is very little in …

UZondo uzonda uZuma

BLF believes the open bias of Judge Zondo shows that he has descended to naked hatred of President Zuma. It now seems that Judge Zondo has allowed his ambition to become Chief Justice to cloud his sense of fairness. Taking to the media to harangue President Zuma without so much as allowing reasonable time to …

Andile Lungisa was punished for supporting Jacob Zuma – BLF

Black First Land First (BLF) believes that Andile Lungisa is a victim of political persecution. The sentence doesn’t fit the crime at all. The circumstances of the alleged crime in the eyes of objective observers would indicate self defence in a highly charged environment. Lungisa is punished for supporting Radical Economic Transformation (RET) and President …

”New” evidence in Zuma case: BLF President Mngxitama responds

Former President Jacob Zuma By BO Staff Writer Jacob Zuma recently withdrew his application to the Constitutional Court (ConCourt) for leave to appeal the decision of the lower court which had denied his application for the permanent stay of prosecution on 11 December 2019. The former president’s case was accordingly scheduled to go on in …

Happy birthday President Zuma

Black First Land First (BLF) wishes the Father of Radical Economic Transformation (RET), President Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma, a happy 78th birthday and many happy returns. In honor of this day we recommit ourselves to realizing RET as a minimum program to unite all the progressive peoples towards advancing the course of real liberation. BLF also …