Articles containing the tag ‘EFF
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 »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Expelled EFF MPs Lose Court Case

On Monday, the four members of the EFF who have been fired by their party realised how close they were to losing their jobs when the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria ruled that their case was not as urgent... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, April 6th, 2015

EFF Members May be Prosecuted for Defacing Paul Kruger Statue

Members of the Economic Freedom Fighters have admitted responsibility for defacing the statue of Paul Kruger in Church Square, Pretoria on Monday. The statue was reportedly doused with lime green paint and this... Read more »