Wale Akinlabi – African Media success

By BO Staff Writer The inaugural BLF Black Business Seminar will take place in Pretoria on 03 December. One of the speakers on the day will be Nigeria born, South Africa based television producer, Wale Akinlabi. He is the president and owner of a production company called Planet Image productions which produces entertainment channel Planet …

BLF to march in support of media freedom!

Media Statement The Black First Land First (BLF) movement shall on Wednesday, 23 November, join a march, to be led by the Forum of Journalists for Transformation (FJT), to the offices of The Citizen newspaper. BLF is appauled by the silence of the so-called “media freedom” champions about the silencing of Steve Motale as editor …

Pravin Gordhan must have his day in court

The media has gone into over drive trying to mount a campaign preventing the Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan, from having his day in court. Gordhan is accused of serious transgressions of the law when he was Commissioner of the South African Revenue Services (SARS). The allegations are that under his watch, a “Rogue Unit” was …