On Africa Day – BLF

By BO Staff Writer The following statement was first published on the Black First Land First website and is now reissued by Black Opinion: The day has not yet dawned for Africa to celebrate. Our continent is still bound up in shackles that weigh heavier which each passing day on the ankles of the children …

#MugabeResigns standing strong against imperialism

By BO Staff Writer The longstanding Zimbabwean president, Robert Gabriel Mugabe, has officially resigned from his position. Mugabe, along with his wife, Grace, and other party officials like Jonathon Moyo and the leader of the youth wing, Kudzanayi Chipanga, have been removed from the ruling Zanu-PF. The defiant revolutionary refused to resign on live TV on …

‘Zimbabwe must defend the revolution’ – BLF

By BO Staff Writer Conflicting reports have been coming out of Zimbabwe regarding a possible coup by military veterans within President Robert Mugabe’s ruling party, ZANU-PF. The veterans are said to be disgruntled at the sacking of former Deputy President Emmerson Mnangagwa by Mugabe last week for allegedly plotting against the party. Agents of imperialism …

‘Hands off President Robert Mugabe’ – BLF

BO Staff Writer Radical black consciousness movement, Black First Land First (BLF), has come out in defence of Zimbabwean president, Robert Mugabe, after African National Congress (ANC) Secretary General, Gwede Mantashe, dismissed Mugabe’s comments about the ANC selling out its people during the 1994 negotiations. Mugabe has on numerous occasions told his Zanu-PF party supporters …

Dehumanizing African leaders for regime change

By Professor Jonathan Moyo This article was originally published on The Southern Times website in September 2016 around the time of the #ThisFlag and other regime change protests. Prof Jonathan Moyo is Zimbabwe’s minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development and MP for Tsholotsho North (Zanu PF). If there’s one inescapable reality to …

Hands Off President Mugabe! Julius Malema, you agent of Renwick!

Media Statement Black First Land First (BLF) is once again appalled, but not surprised, at the leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) calling for the democratically elected President of Zimbabwe, Comrade Robert Mugabe, to step down. Malema has been brazen in his service to British imperialism since the EFF leadership held a secret meeting …

Is Zimbabwe on the verge of regime change?

Image: Armed police in Harare. Photo: Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi/AP By BO Staff Writer On Wednesday the two main cities of Zimbabwe, Harare and Bulawayo, witnessed a shut down following a call for a stay away strike called by what the country’s Minister of Education, Professor Jonathan Moyo, called “faceless people.” Foreign media, led by The Guardian, …