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iol.co.za
‘SAA reads like a scary soap opera’said that from the interim results received on Thursday of a R4.67bn loss, it w
‘SAA reads like a scary soap opera’
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
said that from the interim results received on Thursday of a R4.67bn loss, it was a huge jump to R5.6bn. EFF deputy leader Floyd Shivambu said the reason they placed the debate on SAA on the agenda of Parliament last Tuesday was because they were... Read more
5d
iol.co.za
Revelation of SAA's R5.6bn loss stuns MPssaid that from the interim results received on Thursday of a R4.67bn loss, it w
Revelation of SAA's R5.6bn loss stuns MPs
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
said that from the interim results received on Thursday of a R4.67bn loss, it was a huge jump to R5.6bn. EFF deputy leader Floyd Shivambu said the reason they placed the debate on SAA on the agenda of Parliament last Tuesday was because they were... Read more
6d
iol.co.za
EFF still dithering over KZN questionsMthembu, one of the leaders of the disgruntled group, said they still wanted le
EFF still dithering over KZN questions
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
Mthembu, one of the leaders of the disgruntled group, said they still wanted leaders such as deputy president Floyd Shivambu, deputy secretary-general Hlengiwe Hlophe and Marshal Dlamini, who is a deployee to the province, suspended... Read more
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11d
Eye Witness News
Into the breach: When JZ goes could it be… Zweli Mkhize?to those who want Dlamini-Zuma. Jessie Duarte seems unelectable, and then ther
Into the breach: When JZ goes could it be… Zweli Mkhize?
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
to those who want Dlamini-Zuma. Jessie Duarte seems unelectable, and then there is Baleka Mbete. There is probably no-one Floyd Shivambu would enjoy more as leader of the ANC than her. She would immediately be known as President “I don’t recognise... Read more
11d
Daily Maverick
Into the Breach: When JZ Goes (and he will) could it be… Zweli Mkhize?to those who want Dlamini-Zuma. Jessie Duarte seems unelectable, and then ther
Into the Breach: When JZ Goes (and he will) could it be… Zweli Mkhize?
Daily Maverick / Posted 11 days ago
to those who want Dlamini-Zuma. Jessie Duarte seems unelectable, and then there is Baleka Mbete. There is probably no-one Floyd Shivambu would enjoy more as leader of the ANC than her. She would immediately be known as President “I don’t recognise... Read more
12d
iafrica.com
Zuma: Parliament must keep MPs in linerespecting the House, in my view.” The president’s presence in the National As
Zuma: Parliament must keep MPs in line
iafrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
respecting the House, in my view.” The president’s presence in the National Assembly also resulted in EFF Deputy President Floyd Shivambu being asked to leave the chamber after he refused to let the president speak. The entire EFF caucus... Read more
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12d
IAfrica South African Business News
Zuma: Parliament must keep MPs in linerespecting the House, in my view.” The president’s presence in the National As
Zuma: Parliament must keep MPs in line
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 12 days ago
respecting the House, in my view.” The president’s presence in the National Assembly also resulted in EFF Deputy President Floyd Shivambu being asked to leave the chamber after he refused to let the president speak. The entire EFF caucus... Read more
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12d
Eye Witness News
Zuma calls on Parliament to keep MPs in linerespecting the House, in my view.” The president’s presence in the National As
Zuma calls on Parliament to keep MPs in line
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
respecting the House, in my view.” The president’s presence in the National Assembly also resulted in EFF Deputy President Floyd Shivambu being asked to leave the chamber after he refused to let the president speak. The entire EFF caucus... Read more
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13d
Eye Witness News
Zuma pleads for protection from ‘abuse’ in Parlyrespecting the House, in my view.” The President’s presence in the National As
Zuma pleads for protection from ‘abuse’ in Parly
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 days ago
respecting the House, in my view.” The President’s presence in the National Assembly also resulted in EFF Deputy President Floyd Shivambu being asked to leave the chamber after he refused to let the president speak. Minority party, the Congress of... Read more
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13d
Eye Witness News
Police keep close eye on EFF supporters outside Parliamentfrom the National Assembly chamber. EFF supporters also left the public galler
Police keep close eye on EFF supporters outside Parliament
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 days ago
from the National Assembly chamber. EFF supporters also left the public gallery earlier after the party’s Deputy President Floyd Shivambu was ordered to leave the House. National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete had ordered Shivambu to leave the... Read more
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13d
Eye Witness News
38 minutes of mania: Just another day in Parlyto opposition members “I am going to ask the sergeant-at-arms to assist you, t
38 minutes of mania: Just another day in Parly
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 days ago
to opposition members “I am going to ask the sergeant-at-arms to assist you, to show you the door.” – Mbete to EFF member Floyd Shivambu JACOB ZUMA – PRESIDENT “It includes agriculture. There are many. You have seen them.” – Zuma responding when... Read more
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13d
News 24 South Africa
EFF's letter to Speaker Baleka Mbetebusiness of the day, more especially the Urgent Motion of Public Interest table
EFF's letter to Speaker Baleka Mbete
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 days ago
business of the day, more especially the Urgent Motion of Public Interest tabled by the EFF on the current state of the South African Airways. Regards, Floyd Shivambu, EFF Parliamentary Chief Whip WATCH the moment the EFF walks out of Parlia... Read more
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13d
iol.co.za
EFF walks out of #ZumaQandA sessionthe president can be removed and therefore I really cannot deal with the reques
EFF walks out of #ZumaQandA session
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
the president can be removed and therefore I really cannot deal with the request of the EFF.” When EFF deputy leader Floyd Shivambu persisted, Mbete ordered him out of the house, prompting Malema to announce all members of his party were... Read more
13d
AllAfrica.com
'We Will Come Back When the Criminal Is Gone' - EFF Walk Out of Zuma Question Sessiontook up the fight, referring to Zuma as a criminal while the Democratic Allianc
'We Will Come Back When the Criminal Is Gone' - EFF Walk Out of Zuma Question Session
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
took up the fight, referring to Zuma as a criminal while the Democratic Alliance referred to him as "repugnant". EFF MP Floyd Shivambu said they could not let a person who had committed a crime to address the house, it was a basic... Read more
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13d
iol.co.za
Malema leads EFF out of #ZumaQandA sessionthe president can be removed and therefore I really cannot deal with the reques
Malema leads EFF out of #ZumaQandA session
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
the president can be removed and therefore I really cannot deal with the request of the EFF.” When EFF deputy leader Floyd Shivambu persisted, Mbete ordered him out of the house, prompting Malema to announce all members of his party were... Read more
13d
News 24 South Africa
'We will come back when the criminal is gone' - EFF walk out of Zuma question sessiontook up the fight, referring to Zuma as a criminal while the Democratic Allianc
'We will come back when the criminal is gone' - EFF walk out of Zuma question session
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 days ago
took up the fight, referring to Zuma as a criminal while the Democratic Alliance referred to him as “repugnant”. EFF MP Floyd Shivambu said they could not let a person who had committed a crime to address the house, it was a basic... Read more
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13d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Malema leads EFF walkout from Parliament‚ says Zuma is a criminalmust instead be seized with the other business of the day‚ more especially the
Malema leads EFF walkout from Parliament‚ says Zuma is a criminal
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
must instead be seized with the other business of the day‚ more especially the Urgent Motion of Public Interest tabled by the EFF on the current state of the South African Airways. Regards‚ Floyd Shivambu‚ EFF Parlia... Read more
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14d
iol.co.za
ANC rejects EFF rebel sponsor claimsSunday, one of the disgruntled members, Mthandeni Zungu, said they were also de
ANC rejects EFF rebel sponsor claims
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
Sunday, one of the disgruntled members, Mthandeni Zungu, said they were also demanding the suspension of deputy president Floyd Shivambu, deputy secretary-general Hlengiwe Hlophe and Marshal Dlamini, who was a deployee to the province. He alleged... Read more
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14d
iol.co.za
ANC rejects EFF rebel sponsor claimsSunday, one of the disgruntled members, Mthandeni Zungu, said they were also de
ANC rejects EFF rebel sponsor claims
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
Sunday, one of the disgruntled members, Mthandeni Zungu, said they were also demanding the suspension of deputy president Floyd Shivambu, deputy secretary-general Hlengiwe Hlophe and Marshal Dlamini, who was a deployee to the province. He alleged... Read more
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14d
AllAfrica.com
EFF - Caught Between Growth and a Hard Placeward 26 candidate, and other local EFF members, want a national conference to b
EFF - Caught Between Growth and a Hard Place
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
ward 26 candidate, and other local EFF members, want a national conference to be convened to suspend party deputy president Floyd Shivambu, deputy secretary general Hlengiwe Maxon and central command team (CCT) member Marshall Dlamini. They said... Read more
15d
iafrica.com
EFF KZN calls on Shivambu to step downEFF Chief Whip Floyd Shivambu.Credit: AFP Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) memb
EFF KZN calls on Shivambu to step down
iafrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
EFF Chief Whip Floyd Shivambu.Credit: AFP Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) members in KwaZulu-Natal are calling for Deputy President Floyd Shivambu to step down, saying he is the reason for the party’s poor performance during the local government... Read more
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16d
Eye Witness News
EFF KZN calls on Shivambu to step down The KZN branch is demanding Floyd Shivambu explain what happened to election
EFF KZN calls on Shivambu to step down
Eye Witness News / Posted 16 days ago
The KZN branch is demanding Floyd Shivambu explain what happened to election campaigning money. FILE: The EFF's Deputy President Floyd Shivambu. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN. Economic Freedom Fighters,KwaZulu... Read more
16d
The Times & The Sunday Times
EFF in KZN says party leadership needs ‘fixing’ and calls for suspension of Shivambu and othersa deputy president because Mbuyiseni Ndlozi is not a member of a member." Zung
EFF in KZN says party leadership needs ‘fixing’ and calls for suspension of Shivambu and others
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 days ago
a deputy president because Mbuyiseni Ndlozi is not a member of a member." Zungu also alleged that party deputy president Floyd Shivambu misused money allocated for local government election campaigning in the province. "Our CIC must know because... Read more
16d
The Times & The Sunday Times
EFF KZN presser starts off on a shaky notesaid they will also call for a national conference to support the motion to sus
EFF KZN presser starts off on a shaky note
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 days ago
said they will also call for a national conference to support the motion to suspend the party's Deputy President Floyd Shivambu‚ its Deputy Secretary General Hlengiwe Hlophe-Mexine and Central Command Team member Marshal Dlamini for... Read more
17d
AllAfrica.com
Higher Education Dept Pleads for Patience On Feesbuildings at the University of KwaZulu-Natal during student protests on Monday
Higher Education Dept Pleads for Patience On Fees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
buildings at the University of KwaZulu-Natal during student protests on Monday and Tuesday. Economic Freedom Fighters MP Floyd Shivambu asked the House on a point of order if his party could deliver a second speech, as the African National... Read more
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17d
AllAfrica.com
Mkhwebane Recommended for Public Protector Top Jobmust act without fear or favour. She has demonstrated that character in her int
Mkhwebane Recommended for Public Protector Top Job
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
must act without fear or favour. She has demonstrated that character in her interview." Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) MP Floyd Shivambu said he was impressed by her commitment and determination to make the office of the Public Protector... Read more
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18d
News 24 South Africa
Higher Education Dept pleads for patience on feesstudent protests on Monday and Tuesday. “We have to isolate and expose vandals
Higher Education Dept pleads for patience on fees
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
student protests on Monday and Tuesday. “We have to isolate and expose vandals,” he said. Economic Freedom Fighters MP Floyd Shivambu asked the House on a point of order if his party could deliver a second speech, as the African National... Read more
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18d
AllAfrica.com
Overwhelming Political Party Support for Incoming Public Protectormisled," he said. If she had done so, Parliament did have legal recourse, Swart
Overwhelming Political Party Support for Incoming Public Protector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
misled," he said. If she had done so, Parliament did have legal recourse, Swart said. Hit the ground running The EFF's Floyd Shivambu said they were impressed with the experience she had with the public protector's office, having worked there... Read more
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18d
AllAfrica.com
Former IEC Head Tlakula Gets Nod for Information Regulator Top Postworse in this country, he said. "Yes she made a mistake, give her a second cha
Former IEC Head Tlakula Gets Nod for Information Regulator Top Post
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
worse in this country, he said. "Yes she made a mistake, give her a second chance to redeem herself," he said. The EFF's Floyd Shivambu said the other recommended members were now collateral as they had only objected to one candidate. Tlakula... Read more
18d
AllAfrica.com
Brown - I Have No Business With Guptasthem at their homes," Brown said in parliament on Wednesday. She was respondin
Brown - I Have No Business With Guptas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
them at their homes," Brown said in parliament on Wednesday. She was responding to a follow-up question from EFF MP Floyd Shivambu, asking her if she was aware of the fact that the politically-connected Gupta family had undue influence on... Read more
18d
News 24 South Africa
Parties praise Madonsela's courage during her termon Wednesday. The UDM's Nqabayomzi Kwankwa said Madonsela had served the natio
Parties praise Madonsela's courage during her term
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
on Wednesday. The UDM's Nqabayomzi Kwankwa said Madonsela had served the nation with distinction. The EFF's chief whip Floyd Shivambu called for Madonsela to be given a chance to address the National Assembly. The party had written to Speaker... Read more
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18d
iol.co.za
Zwane under fire but unrepentantthe ANC, SACP and Cosatu have rebuked Zwane for his unauthorised statement. Wh
Zwane under fire but unrepentant
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
the ANC, SACP and Cosatu have rebuked Zwane for his unauthorised statement. When Gordhan was asked by EFF deputy leader Floyd Shivambu what he thought about the proposal by Zwane in his statement on the banks, and the impact this would have,... Read more
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18d
Eye Witness News
Mkhwebane needs Zuma's approval before official appointmentby a majority of MPs and all parties, except for the DA, who voted against her,
Mkhwebane needs Zuma's approval before official appointment
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 days ago
by a majority of MPs and all parties, except for the DA, who voted against her, and Cope, who abstained. The EFF’s Floyd Shivambu had some tips for Mkhwebane: “Public Protector Mkhwebane, you must serve with integrity and consistency.... Read more
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18d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Spy games in Parliament - Four views on Mkhwebane as the new public protectorare unresolved concerns about their integrity and bona fides." Economic Freedo
Spy games in Parliament - Four views on Mkhwebane as the new public protector
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 18 days ago
are unresolved concerns about their integrity and bona fides." Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) parliamentary chief whip Floyd Shivambu: “The EFF takes note of the information emerging that she is allegedly a secret agent with compromising... Read more
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18d
Eye Witness News
Opposition MPs pay tribute to outgoing Thuli Madonselaabstention. The Democratic Alliance was the only party that did not support Mk
Opposition MPs pay tribute to outgoing Thuli Madonsela
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 days ago
abstention. The Democratic Alliance was the only party that did not support Mkhwebane, while Cope abstained. The EFF’s Floyd Shivambu said Thuli Madonsela became the biblical David who fought Goliath and emerged victorious. He says the party’s... Read more
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18d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Mkhwebane a step away from becoming the next public protectorstill worked for the SAA. Bongo said the DA could not prove its allegations an
Mkhwebane a step away from becoming the next public protector
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 18 days ago
still worked for the SAA. Bongo said the DA could not prove its allegations and called its members spies. EFF chief whip Floyd Shivambu said Mkhwebane was by far the best candidate and her knowledge gained through the experience of formerly... Read more
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18d
Daily Maverick
Incoming Public Protector: Busisiwe Mkhwebane gets strong party supportParliament would have been misled,” he said. If she had done so, Parliament did
Incoming Public Protector: Busisiwe Mkhwebane gets strong party support
Daily Maverick / Posted 18 days ago
Parliament would have been misled,” he said. If she had done so, Parliament did have legal recourse, Swart said. The EFF’s Floyd Shivambu said they were impressed with the experience she had with the public protector’s office, having worked there... Read more
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18d
Daily Maverick
Cabinet Yin Yang: Zwane digs his Gupta hole deeper while Gordhan ‘free, uncaptured’parliamentary sitting, with Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown also being
Cabinet Yin Yang: Zwane digs his Gupta hole deeper while Gordhan ‘free, uncaptured’
Daily Maverick / Posted 18 days ago
parliamentary sitting, with Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown also being questioned by the Economic Freedom Fighters’ Floyd Shivambu about her relationship and meetings with the family. Brown said she had met the oldest Gupta brother 15 years... Read more
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19d
News 24 South Africa
Former IEC head Tlakula gets nod for information regulator top postworse in this country, he said. “Yes she made a mistake, give her a second cha
Former IEC head Tlakula gets nod for information regulator top post
News 24 South Africa / Posted 19 days ago
worse in this country, he said. “Yes she made a mistake, give her a second chance to redeem herself,” he said. The EFF’s Floyd Shivambu said the other recommended members were now collateral as they had only objected to one candidate. Tlakula... Read more
19d
News 24 South Africa
Overwhelming political party support for incoming Public ProtectorSwart said. She was more than capable. “Should we be vigilant? Absolutely,” h
Overwhelming political party support for incoming Public Protector
News 24 South Africa / Posted 19 days ago
Swart said. She was more than capable. “Should we be vigilant? Absolutely,” he said. Hit the ground running The EFF’s Floyd Shivambu said they were impressed with the experience she had with the public protector’s office, having worked there... Read more
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19d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Busisiwe Mkhwebane nominated as Public Protector by Parliamentnot prove their allegations. Bongo then reached the conclusion that the DA mem
Busisiwe Mkhwebane nominated as Public Protector by Parliament
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 19 days ago
not prove their allegations. Bongo then reached the conclusion that the DA members were‚ in fact‚ spies. EFF chief whip Floyd Shivambu said Mkhwebane was by far the best candidate and her knowledge gained through the experience of formerly... Read more
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19d
Eye Witness News
National Assembly endorses Busisiwe Mkhwebane as new Public Protectorsaid her party could not support Mkhwebane because she has little practical exp
National Assembly endorses Busisiwe Mkhwebane as new Public Protector
Eye Witness News / Posted 19 days ago
said her party could not support Mkhwebane because she has little practical experience as compared to other candidates. Floyd Shivambu of the Economic Freedom Fighters said Mkhwebane performed better than most candidates and is aware of the... Read more
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19d
The Times & The Sunday Times
EFF MP calls van Rooyen 'useless' - EFF withdraws 'the words of Gwede Mantashe' after reprimandhe said… he said Mr Des can't be taken serious." When Dlamini was asked to wit
EFF MP calls van Rooyen 'useless' - EFF withdraws 'the words of Gwede Mantashe' after reprimand
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 19 days ago
he said… he said Mr Des can't be taken serious." When Dlamini was asked to withdraw his statement‚ EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu stood up and weighed in on the debate even before his point of order was recognised. "I'm rising on a point... Read more
19d
iol.co.za
Political nonsense not in SA’s interest, warns Gordhanwere strong enough to ensure “that we can move beyond them”. Asked bluntly by
Political nonsense not in SA’s interest, warns Gordhan
iol.co.za / Posted 19 days ago
were strong enough to ensure “that we can move beyond them”. Asked bluntly by Economic Freedom Fighters deputy leader Floyd Shivambu to respond to an alleged statement by Eskom CEO Brian Molefe that he was in the pockets of the Guptas, Gordhan... Read more
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19d
iafrica.com
EFF votes for Adv Mkhwebane as ProtectorEFF Chief Whip Floyd Shivambu.Credit: AFP The Economic Freedom Fighters has an
EFF votes for Adv Mkhwebane as Protector
iafrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
EFF Chief Whip Floyd Shivambu.Credit: AFP The Economic Freedom Fighters has announced that it will vote for the appointment of Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane in the Public Protector position. The party believes that Advocate Mkhwebane demonstrated... Read more
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20d
The Times & The Sunday Times
EFF beefs up for 2019 as 'lazy' councillors face the chopthe Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal right we can forget about growing the EFF's
EFF beefs up for 2019 as 'lazy' councillors face the chop
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 20 days ago
the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal right we can forget about growing the EFF's influence in the country." Deputy President Floyd Shivambu, assisted by national whips and provincial leaders, will head the governance task unit monitoring and... Read more
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20d
The Times & The Sunday Times
EFF beefs up for 2019the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal right we can forget about growing the EFF's
EFF beefs up for 2019
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 20 days ago
the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal right we can forget about growing the EFF's influence in the country." Deputy President Floyd Shivambu, assisted by national whips and provincial leaders, will head the governance task unit monitoring and... Read more
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21d
News 24 South Africa
Malema celebrates courage of #OccupyLuthuliHouse protestersEFF leaders Floyd Shivambu and Julius Malema address the media in Johannesburg.
Malema celebrates courage of #OccupyLuthuliHouse protesters
News 24 South Africa / Posted 21 days ago
EFF leaders Floyd Shivambu and Julius Malema address the media in Johannesburg. (Lizeka Tandwa, News24) Johannesburg - EFF leader Julius Malema praised #OccupyLuthuliHouse protesters on Monday, saying they were standing up for their rights. "I... Read more
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24d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Cyril's no-noise condomhas suggested, but I ask that my intervention first be given time to have effec
Cyril's no-noise condom
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 24 days ago
has suggested, but I ask that my intervention first be given time to have effect," said Ramaphosa. EFF chief whip Floyd Shivambu claimed black start-up businesses were being denied shelf space at shopping malls owned by Ramaphosa in Soweto... Read more
25d
Eye Witness News
EFF accuses Ramaphosa of ‘wiping out' small township businessesPresident Cyril Ramaphosa of having a “counter-transformation agenda” against s
EFF accuses Ramaphosa of ‘wiping out' small township businesses
Eye Witness News / Posted 25 days ago
President Cyril Ramaphosa of having a “counter-transformation agenda” against small township businesses. The red berets’ Floyd Shivambu claimed Ramaphosa owned a mall in Diepkloof, Soweto where he said no black people could trade. But Ramaphosa... Read more
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