Covid-19: Tito Mboweni giving State money to white businesses

Tito Mboweni. Image: pintrest By Andile Mngxitama Finance Minister Tito Mboweni said on Tuesday that white South African businesses must be given state money. To this end white businesses don’t have to be Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEEE) compliant to qualify for state money. This means that untransformed white businesses will get public money. In …

Why is Tito Mboweni chasing “foreigners” out of townships?

Minister of Finance Tito Mboweni. Image: @TreasurySA/Twitter By Andile Mngxitama On Saturday I dealt with Finance Minister Tito Mboweni’s post COVID-19 “new economy” through a live broadcast on Facebook. The main questions concerning this issue were interrogated, namely: 1. Is it new? 2. Is it serfdom or is it freedom? 3. Is it free market …

BLF rejects Tito’s budget in toto

Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni, delivers his budget speech in parliament yesterday. Image: GCIS The budget speech delivered by the Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni, I s nothing short of a direct attack on the poor and a brake on national reconstruction. Mboweni gave nuts and bolts to the pro Stellenbosch State of the Nation Address …

Tito Mboweni is a Stellenbosch ‘Sha Sha’ appointment – BLF

By BO Staff Writer The following statement was posted on the Black First Land First (BLF) website. BLF berates appointment of Tito Mboweni as Finance Minister Black First Land First (BLF) berates the appointment of Tito Mboweni as Finance Minister. His appointment follows Pravin Gordhan and the Economic Freedom Fighters’ (EFF’s) unholy alliance plotting to …

Capitalists still rule SA because of ANC

By Visvin Reddy The entire world looked on with bated breath as South Africa navigated its way from the dreadful  and horrendous Apartheid to democracy. Doomsayers predicted a bloodbath and genocide, as has happened in other African countries, but they were proved wrong. Decades of White minority rule ended with the release of Mandela and …

Why Trevor Manuel is Defending Johann Rupert

By Andile Mngxitama The former Minister of Finance Trevor Manuel has come out guns blazing against Black First Land First (BLF) for opening a criminal case against Johann Rupert. Manuel said the BLF case is “irrational” and even went further to say there is nothing of “substance” from the black consciousness organization. What angered Manuel …