FULL STATEMENT by the presiding officers of parliament on the 2018 State of the Nation Address

By BO Staff Writer Parliament speaker, Baleka Mbete announced on Tuesday that the State of the Nation Address (SONA), which was meant to be delivered by the sitting president, Jacob Zuma, has been postponed until further notice. President Zuma was meant to deliver his address on Thursday. Read the full statement below: The State of …

IN PICTURES: Annual New Year’s celebration in Nkandla

By BO Staff Writer Annually on 1st January, Amabutho, Intsha and Iziboshwa gather at the President’s home in Nkandla, KwaZulu-Natal, to showcase their traditional dance talent. The picture seen below were taken at the 2018 celebration. Over 5000 youth came together as part of recreation, to dance before his Excellency President Zuma. This joint initiative …

#ANCElectiveConference: President Jacob Zuma’s political report

Political Report by the President of the African National Congress, Comrade Jacob Zuma to the 54th National Conference of the ANC, Nasrec Conference Centre, Johannesburg, 16 December 2017 Deputy President Cde Cyril Ramaphosa and all National Officials of the ANC; Members of the National Executive Committee; Leadership of our Alliance Partners, the SACP and COSATU …

FULL STATEMENT: President Jacob Zuma announces free education for the poor and the working class

By BO Staff Writer President Jacob Zuma has announced free higher education for students from poor and working class homes. The programme will start next year and will be phased in over the next five years. Eligible students will be funded through grants, which will include tuition, study materials, meals, accommodation and transport. Read the …

Gayton McKenzie’s #KillZuma a hit with readers

By BO Staff Writer An explosive new book by author, businessman and politician, Gayton McKenzie, has the reading public glued to their devices, reading the shocking revelations of numerous plots to try and kill President Jacob Zuma. The book, Kill Zuma by Any Means Necessary, also details how powerful white families have long captured African …

President Jacob Zuma explains white monopoly capital and Western imperialist interference in Africa

By BO Staff Writer South African President, Jacob Zuma sat down with progressive 24 hour news channel, ANN7, to discuss his tenure and views on state matters. In the interview, Zuma said be doesn’t understand why people are still arguing about white monopoly capital, saying that it is a sad reality we cannot ignore. The …

Blade Nzimande bitter over axing, fires back at Zuma

By BO Staff Writer Blade Nzimande has come out guns blazing against President Jacob Zuma, making wild claims about corruption and state capture. The fake communist was foaming at the mouth yesterday in a South African Communist Party (SACP) rally in Durban, where he said all the allegations in the book, The President’s Keepers, by …