#BLF26forR26 Billion to Appear in Court Tomorrow

By BO Staff Writer Read below a message issued by the Black First Land First National Coordinating Committee (BLF NCC) regarding the court appearance of the #BLF26 happening tomorrow. The 26 Black First Land First (BLF) members facing multiple charges for staging a sit-in at the Public Protector’s office shall appear at Court 62 at …

BLF Press Statement on its extended National Coordination Committee meeting

Image: The leadership of the Black First Land First movement, from left to right: Lindsay Maasdorp, Yerushka Chetty, Andile Mngxitama, Zanele Lwana and Ncedisa Mpemnyama. By Yerushka Chetty The extended National Coordination Committee (NCC) of our movement which is the highest decision making body between national imbizos, met over the weekend of 16-17 July 2016. …

Black Agenda on Corruption

By BO Editorial Collective CHAPTER 11 of the BLACK AGENDA on corruption indicates a veil of deception over apartheid era crimes involving corruption and a recognition that corruption, which was symptomatic of the colonial structural logic, continues to characterize and shape our current reality. To this end the current trend of corruption cannot be eliminated …

White Capital

I have read two of your articles and I see the story of white capital playing itself out in my personal life. I dont know what to day as it stands I am about to loose everything since I was involved in a franchise owned by a wealthy white family for 15 years. I made …

Murray & Roberts – corrupt, killer company

A bridge under construction by Murray and Roberts collapsed late last year. Photo: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters By BO Staff Writer The hearings into the collapsed bridge built by Murray and Roberts (M&R), a member of the corrupt white owned construction cartel, has long past its scheduled date for finalization. When the bridge constructed by M&R collapsed …

White Business Corruption Is Business As Usual

The revelation by Business Day last Friday that it had discovered a big scandal regarding Auction Alliance’s unholy alliance with banks, auctioneers, liquidators and attorneys which is about making profits out of marketing and selling people’s homes and businesses didn’t strike Black Opinion as a big deal. What surprises us is that the matter is …

DID YOU KNOW: Rupert and Oppenheimer own almost all wealth in SA?

Featured Image: Nicky Oppenheimer  (left) and Johan Rupert  (right) are two of the wealthiest ‘businemen’ in Africa. Photo: businesstech.co.za By BO Staff Writer Did you know that two white men, Johan Rupert and Nicky Oppenheimer, “own the same amount of wealth as the poorest 50% of the South African population?” That’s more wealth than some …