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Vicious attack on woman a ‘stupid primitive act’ – ANC Womens League

JOHANNESBURG, February 6  –  The African National Congress Women’s League (ANCWL) says it is “saddened by video images of a group of men wearing #Siyavuma t-shirts brutally assaulting women” outside the party’s headquarters, Luthuli House, on Monday. The woman was part of Black First Land First (BLF) protesters hauled out of a bakkie and attacked by […]

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Parliamentary committee rejects Black First Land First’s demand that it stop Eskom inquiry

PARLIAMENT, October 20 – Parliament’s portfolio committee on Public Enterprises on Friday rebuffed a demand from Black First Land First (BLF) to stop its inquiry into Eskom, which the group termed a witchhunt against the Gupta family. Committee chairwoman Zukiswa Rantho asked MPs how she should respond to the missive, which threatened legal action should […]

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BLF marches for FNB4 to be reinstated

JOHANNESBURG, September 11 – Andile Mngxitama’s Black First Land First (BLF) movement on Monday marched to the headquarters of FNB in a bid to petition the bank to reinstate four employees who were dismissed for discussing politics in their work social media and professional email platforms. About 100 BLF members gathered at Gandhi Square in the […]

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‘DA is the ultimate devil and Malema is Zille’s poodle’ – BLF

Sello Theletsane Black First Land First (BLF) says it had warned the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) against giving political power to whites and being in coalition with the Democratic Alliance (DA), who according to the BLF in a statement released yesterday was never the “better devil” but the “ultimate devil”, adding that Julius Malema was Helen Zille’s poodle. BLF […]

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BLF disrupts Amabungane ‘Inside the GuptaLeaks’ event

Solly Makganoto Amabungane, the online newspaper, has advertised an event that was supposed to be a public discussion on the so-called GuptaLeaks and state capture. They advertised the event on social media and other media.     Tonight’s #amaBTownHall event will be streamed live via our Facebook page | Inside the #GuptaLeaks | @amaBhungane […]