It’s a NDZ victory!

By BO Staff Writer The numbers are on the side of Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma (NDZ) to take the African National Congress (ANC) elective conference next month. Black Opinion (BO) has learned from sources close to the process that nominations are overwhelmingly on the side of NDZ. These numbers reflect the status qou currently with …

BLF says yes to NDZ and radical economic transformation!

By BO Staff Writer Yesterday in Thokoza, Ekurhuleni, Black First Land First (BLF) held a successful rally on radical economic transformation. The aim of the rally, which was attended by more than 5000 people, was to express the movement’s support for the programme of radical economic transformation. In his keynote address, BLF president, Andile Mngxitama, …

Does Dr Dlamini-Zuma being the “First Black Woman President” matter?

By Thabi Myeni The contestation for the presidential seat has flared up multiple conversations about economic inequalities, black gender disparities and white rule in South Africa ahead of the ANC elective conference in December. The main contenders in the run-up to the conference are Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, a business magnate whose most famous contribution …

BLF in solidarity with Zuma, NDZ and Guptas

By BO Staff Writer The following article was previously published on 20 October 2017 on the BLF website and is reissued by BO. Black First Land First (BLF) is appalled by the reports that the United States and British imperialism have now decided to interfere directly in the affairs of South Africa. The reports that …

ANCWL condemns SABC for patriarchal conduct towards Dlamini Zuma and SABC’s apology – statements

By BO Staff Writer On Saturday 23 September 2017 the ANCWL issued a statement strongly condemning the patriarchal attitude of the SABC towards Dr Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. It pointed out, inter alia, that although the SABC is mandated “to contribute to democracy, development of society, gender equality, nation building, provision of education and strengthening the …