Articles containing the tag ‘EFF
    By Staff Writer On Thursday, June 2nd, 2022

    Fuel Price Increase Triggers National Shutdown Threats in SA

    Thousands of angry South Africans have taken to Twitter to declare their intent to shut down the country in the next few days following hefty fuel price increases on Tuesday midnight. The price of petrol increa... Read more »
    By Staff Writer On Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021

    2021 Municipal Election Results: ANC and DA Losing Support as Small Parties Grow

    As the municipal election results continue to trickle in, the African National Congress (ANC) and the Democratic Alliance (DA) look set to experience a significant decline in support across the country. With 51... Read more »
    By Gabbriel Bakker On Tuesday, June 4th, 2019

    An open letter to the Leader of the Democratic Alliance

    Dear Mr Maimane, I hope you are well. I was thoroughly impressed with the recent edition of your ‘Bokamoso’ newsletter (“The real change we need starts in Ramaphosa’s cabinet”) as it firmly outlined a... Read more »
    By Mvusi Ngubane On Monday, November 14th, 2016

    Shivambu: EFF Won’t Be Stopped by Apartheid Laws

    Monday saw the vice president of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), Floyd Shivambu, reiterate his party’s support for people without land to establish settlements. Shivambu’s comments were made in the wak... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

    Paul Kruger’s Statue Spoiled with Green Paint Again

    On Tuesday some of the Tshwane Metro Police were at the Church Square, where the bronze sculpture of Paul Kruger, the Boer political and military leader and President of the Republic of South Africa from 1883... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, October 1st, 2015

    Recent Crime Statistics Are No Surprise, Says EFF

    The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) said that the declining levels of public order and policing in South Africa which were released on Tuesday by Riah Phiyega comes as no surprise. Riah Phiyega, the National Po... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Friday, September 25th, 2015

    EFF Calls for the Removal of All Symbols of Colonialism and Apartheid

    In its Heritage Day statement yesterday, the Economic Freedom Fighters said celebrating Heritage Day without the rightful return of land to those who were dispossessed and the removal of all symbols of colonial... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, September 3rd, 2015

    Ramaphosa’s Question and Answer Session Disrupted by EFF

    The deputy president of the Republic of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa’s question and answer session in the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) was held up on Wednesday when the members of the Economic Freed... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Friday, May 29th, 2015

    Opposition Breathing Fire Following Police Minister’s Report

    Following the presentation of the report by the Minister of Police, Nathi Nhleko, in which he cleared the President of South Africa of any wrongdoing and of not having misused public funds during the security u... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, May 4th, 2015

    Malema Calls on Vavi and Jim to Work with his Party

    The honeymoon may be over for the ruling African National Congress if the words that are being attributed to the leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters, Julius Malema are anything to go by. According to the lo... Read more »