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iol.co.za
Question time raises the ire of oppositionDoCOne issue raised at question time in parliament was that none of the ministe
Question time raises the ire of opposition
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
DoCOne issue raised at question time in parliament was that none of the ministers, except for Minister for Women in the Presidency Susan Shabangu, arrived for the Q&A session, sending their deputies instead. Photo: Siyabulela Duda Cape Town - It... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Shabangu grilled by EFF over NDP target claims Minister Susan Shabangu claims the NDP target of at least 5% economic growth
Shabangu grilled by EFF over NDP target claims
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
Minister Susan Shabangu claims the NDP target of at least 5% economic growth remains within reach. Minister Susan Shabangu said the NDP target of at least 5% economic growth remains within reach.... Read more
3d
Mail & Guardian
Ministers unprepared for parliamentary Q&A sessionsTraditional circumcision, a lack of drinking water in certain rural areas and t
Ministers unprepared for parliamentary Q&A sessions
Mail & Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
Traditional circumcision, a lack of drinking water in certain rural areas and the possibility of voluntary or compulsory youth enrolment in the South African National Defence Force were hot topics in Parliament during a question and answer session on... Read more
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iol.co.za
EFF, Wits in court over SRC debacleJohannesburg - The High Court in Johannesburg will on Wednesday hear an urgent
EFF, Wits in court over SRC debacle
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Johannesburg - The High Court in Johannesburg will on Wednesday hear an urgent court application by the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) against the suspension of its members and the banning of the party from taking part in the Student Representative... Read more
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4d
iol.co.za
EFF conflicted over impeachment bidParliament - The Economic Freedom Fighters are conflicted over the vote to impe
EFF conflicted over impeachment bid
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Parliament - The Economic Freedom Fighters are conflicted over the vote to impeach President Jacob Zuma as they want to force him out of power, but do not support the grounds put forward by their opposition colleagues in the Democratic Alliance,... Read more
4d
AllAfrica.com
EFF Taking Wits to CourtThe EFF is taking the University of the Witwatersrand to court to interdict thi
EFF Taking Wits to Court
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The EFF is taking the University of the Witwatersrand to court to interdict this week's Student Representative Council (SRC) elections, EFF acting spokesperson Fana Mokoena said on Monday. This was after the university stood by its decision last... Read more
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iol.co.za
EFF goes to court over Wits debacleSUPPLIEDWhat was meant to be a debate to open the SRC election campaign at the
EFF goes to court over Wits debacle
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
SUPPLIEDWhat was meant to be a debate to open the SRC election campaign at the Wits Great Hall turned into a punch-up between EFF, Progressive Youth Alliance and Project W. Picture: Litaletu Zidepa Johannesburg - The Economic Freedom Fighters would... Read more
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4d
News 24 South Africa
EFF taking Wits to court((Alexander Joe, AFP)) Johannesburg - The EFF is taking the University of the
EFF taking Wits to court
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
((Alexander Joe, AFP)) Johannesburg - The EFF is taking the University of the Witwatersrand to court to interdict this week's Student Representative Council (SRC) elections, EFF acting spokesperson Fana Mokoena said on Monday. This was after the... Read more
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5d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Wits EFF told to behave or shut upEFF leaders, including commander-in-chief Julius Malema, took to Twitter yester
Wits EFF told to behave or shut up
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
EFF leaders, including commander-in-chief Julius Malema, took to Twitter yesterday, accusing Habib and the Wits management of "picking on" the party. Last week the Wits branch of the EFF disrupted a pre-election meeting of the students'... Read more
9d
Mail & Guardian
EFF politicises even parliamentary condolencesWill Parliament have to create yet another interim rule to deal with newcomers
EFF politicises even parliamentary condolences
Mail & Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
Will Parliament have to create yet another interim rule to deal with newcomers Economic Freedom Fighters? Political parties seem to think so. This after three weeks of the EFF shooting down almost all motions without notice in the National Assembly.... Read more
9d
iol.co.za
Plan to tackle ill-discipline in ANCYLJohannesburg - Measures were in place to tackle ill-discipline within the ANC Y
Plan to tackle ill-discipline in ANCYL
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
Johannesburg - Measures were in place to tackle ill-discipline within the ANC Youth League (ANCYL) as the organisation prepares for its elective conference next month, ANCYL task team coordinator Nathi Mthethwa said on Thursday. ' “The lack of... Read more
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10d
AllAfrica.com
Nkandla Matter Is Sub Judice - EFFThe EFF has argued that Tuesday's debate on a report by Parliament's ad hoc com
Nkandla Matter Is Sub Judice - EFF
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
The EFF has argued that Tuesday's debate on a report by Parliament's ad hoc committee on Nkandla could not go ahead, because "the matter is sub-judice". EFF MP Floyd Shivambu told the National Assembly he had written a letter to Speaker Baleka Mbete... Read more
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10d
Daily Maverick
Dear Steven Motale, #SorryForWhat?Because as activists, political formations, and elected public representatives,
Dear Steven Motale, #SorryForWhat?
Daily Maverick / Posted 10 days ago
Because as activists, political formations, and elected public representatives, we have an obligation to inform, educate, and organise society around what we believe are superior truths and logic, we take this opportunity to remind the journalist of... Read more
11d
Eye Witness News
NA approves Nkandla report exonerating Zuma The ANC used its majority in the house depite an outcry by opposition parties
NA approves Nkandla report exonerating Zuma
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
The ANC used its majority in the house depite an outcry by opposition parties and a walkout by the EFF. FILE: Minister Nhleko found the president does not owe anything for the upgrades which included a... Read more
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11d
News 24 South Africa
Nkandla matter is sub judice EFFJenna Etheridge, News24 A SANDF house at Nkandla. (Amanda Khoza, News24) Cape
Nkandla matter is sub judice EFF
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
Jenna Etheridge, News24 A SANDF house at Nkandla. (Amanda Khoza, News24) Cape Town - The EFF has argued that Tuesday’s debate on a report by Parliament’s ad hoc committee on Nkandla could not go ahead, because "the matter is sub-judice". EFF MP... Read more
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15d
Mail & Guardian
Nkandla: Is Zuma finally off the hook?A new security assessment of President Jacob Zuma’s rural Nkandla home is in th
Nkandla: Is Zuma finally off the hook?
Mail & Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
A new security assessment of President Jacob Zuma’s rural Nkandla home is in the works, an assessment various institutions agree will in all likelihood find a need for further work to be done to complete, or supplement, over R200-million worth of... Read more
15d
The Times & The Sunday Times
EFF files papers, says JZ cannot con constitutionThe EFF has further called on the court to find that the National Assembly negl
EFF files papers, says JZ cannot con constitution
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 15 days ago
The EFF has further called on the court to find that the National Assembly neglected its constitutional obligation to ensure that all executive organs of state are held accountable. The EFF wants Zuma to comply with Public Protector Thuli... Read more
18d
Daily Maverick
Parliament: Ndlozi’s ‘mistress’ slight demeans womenAnyone who stands up and argues that Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) MP Mbuyise
Parliament: Ndlozi’s ‘mistress’ slight demeans women
Daily Maverick / Posted 18 days ago
Anyone who stands up and argues that Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) MP Mbuyiseni Ndlozi meant to compliment or show respect for National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete when he referred to her as ‘mistress’ during President Jacob Zuma’s Q&A in... Read more
19d
AllAfrica.com
EFF the Vanguard of Anarchy - Young Communist LeagueYoung Communist League of SA national secretary Mluleki Dlelanga has launched a
EFF the Vanguard of Anarchy - Young Communist League
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Young Communist League of SA national secretary Mluleki Dlelanga has launched a stinging attack on the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), calling it the vanguard of anarchy. He contrasted them with the South African Communist Party (SACP), which he... Read more
22d
News 24 South Africa
EFF the vanguard of anarchy Young Communist LeagueAmanda Khoza, News24 Durban – Young Communist League of SA national secretary
EFF the vanguard of anarchy Young Communist League
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
Amanda Khoza, News24 Durban – Young Communist League of SA national secretary Mluleki Dlelanga has launched a stinging attack on the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), calling it the vanguard of anarchy. He contrasted them with the South African... Read more
22d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Screws tighten on No1Malema's words ended yesterday's question-and-answer session in the National As
Screws tighten on No1
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 22 days ago
Malema's words ended yesterday's question-and-answer session in the National Assembly during which the EFF failed to get Zuma to say when he would pay back the money, as recommended by the public protector. Zuma had avoided answering the question,... Read more
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22d
AllAfrica.com
Zuma Question Time On Brink of Chaos AgainPresident Jacob Zuma's question time again threatened to descend into disorder
Zuma Question Time On Brink of Chaos Again
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
President Jacob Zuma's question time again threatened to descend into disorder when the EFF took exception to his addressing the party's members of Parliament (MPs) directly on Thursday. "The president directly spoke to us," EFF MP Floyd Shivambu... Read more
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23d
iol.co.za
Malema corners Zuma on NkandlaEPAEFF MPs started heckling Zuma as Julius Malema put the EFFs trademark questi
Malema corners Zuma on Nkandla
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
EPAEFF MPs started heckling Zuma as Julius Malema put the EFFs trademark question on Nkandla to the president. Photo: Nic Bothma Parliament - After two noisy hours in the National Assembly, Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema put his... Read more
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23d
The New Age
National Assembly gets raucous as Malema corners Zuma on NkandlaAfter two noisy hours in the National Assembly, Economic Freedom Fighters leade
National Assembly gets raucous as Malema corners Zuma on Nkandla
The New Age / Posted 23 days ago
After two noisy hours in the National Assembly, Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema put his party’s trademark question on Nkandla to President Jacob Zuma and his party began heckling the president to demand that he reimburse the state for... Read more
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23d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Parliament's new protection officers don't keep EFF quietMembers of the EFF and the Freedom Front Plus were shoving each other and stron
Parliament's new protection officers don't keep EFF quiet
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 23 days ago
Members of the EFF and the Freedom Front Plus were shoving each other and strong Afrikaans language was used on a day of high drama at the heart of South African democracy‚ which nevertheless ended with the threat of violence not realised. President... Read more
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25d
Eye Witness News
‘I’m ready for Zuma in Parliament on Thursday’ Now that Julius Malema’s case has been struck from the roll he’ll be squaring
‘I’m ready for Zuma in Parliament on Thursday’
Eye Witness News / Posted 25 days ago
Now that Julius Malema’s case has been struck from the roll he’ll be squaring off against Zuma in person. Economic Freedom Fighters members Julius Malema and Floyd Shivambu make their way to address a... Read more
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25d
Mail & Guardian
Malema: I'm in court, but leave me and tackle ZumaEconomic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema has ordered his troops in Parlia
Malema: I'm in court, but leave me and tackle Zuma
Mail & Guardian / Posted 25 days ago
Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema has ordered his troops in Parliament to ensure President Jacob Zuma does not get away with avoiding questions about reimbursing the taxpayer when he appears in the National Assembly on Thursday. Malema,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Malema: ‘My conscience is clear. I have nothing to hide’Julius Malema (Jabu Kumalo) For a man facing more than 50 charges of fraud, co
Malema: ‘My conscience is clear. I have nothing to hide’
News 24 South Africa / Posted 26 days ago
Julius Malema (Jabu Kumalo) For a man facing more than 50 charges of fraud, corruption, money laundering and racketeering, Julius Malema walked into a packed courtroom brimming with confidence. Making some animated gestures and moving his head from... Read more
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26d
AllAfrica.com
Shivambu Warns EFF Members Not to Be Preoccupied With 'Positions'Members of the Economic Freedom Fighters should not be concerned with gaining p
Shivambu Warns EFF Members Not to Be Preoccupied With 'Positions'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Members of the Economic Freedom Fighters should not be concerned with gaining positions within the party, the party's deputy president Floyd Shivambu said on Sunday. "Comrades, all of us in the struggle for economic freedom, we must be... Read more
26d
AllAfrica.com
African Press ReviewA controversial new Defence force bill dominates African headlines, and Ugandan
African Press Review
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
A controversial new Defence force bill dominates African headlines, and Ugandan presidential hopeful John Patrick Amama Mbabazi opens up his own ticket. The Daily Nation gives pride of place to controversial changes proposed under the Kenya Defence... Read more
26d
News 24 South Africa
Open letter to Julius Malema by Lonmin WorkerDate: 02 August 2015, Dear Julius, I hope this dispatch finds you in a compara
Open letter to Julius Malema by Lonmin Worker
News 24 South Africa / Posted 26 days ago
Date: 02 August 2015, Dear Julius, I hope this dispatch finds you in a comparatively stable piece of mind given the tumultuous state of affairs in our beloved EFF. I am afraid however that I am going to... Read more
26d
iol.co.za
Rid yourself of PHD mentality, FloydDoCBlade Nzimande was hugely articulate and engaged independently in ways not d
Rid yourself of PHD mentality, Floyd
iol.co.za / Posted 26 days ago
DoCBlade Nzimande was hugely articulate and engaged independently in ways not dissimilar to comrades like Pallo Jordan, says the writer. Photo: Siyabulela Duda I have known Comrade Blade Nzimande and worked with him since 1984, says Dr Michael... Read more
26d
iol.co.za
Nzimande was in the StruggleINDEPENDENT MEDIABlade Nzimande's involvement in the Struggle can be delineated
Nzimande was in the Struggle
iol.co.za / Posted 26 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIABlade Nzimande's involvement in the Struggle can be delineated into two periods, before and after Shivambu and Malema were born, says the writer. Photo: Thobile Mathonsi In his humble way, Blade Nzimande has a proud history of... Read more
26d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Tender trial part of 'agenda to stop Malema': ShivambuMalema's Ratanang Trust is said to have made money out of the awarding of a ten
Tender trial part of 'agenda to stop Malema': Shivambu
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 26 days ago
Malema's Ratanang Trust is said to have made money out of the awarding of a tender by the provincial transport department to On-Point Engineering. Supporters of Malema‚ claiming the charges are politically motivated‚ had gathered to back him... Read more
26d
News 24 South Africa
Malema is ‘ready to face Zuma’s dogs’ in courtEFF leader Julius Malema The state says it is ready to go today as the trial a
Malema is ‘ready to face Zuma’s dogs’ in court
News 24 South Africa / Posted 26 days ago
EFF leader Julius Malema The state says it is ready to go today as the trial against Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema gets under way. Malema is facing charges of fraud, corruption, money laundering and racketeering. The Polokwane... Read more
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26d
News 24 South Africa
Shivambu warns EFF members not to be preoccupied with 'positions'((Alexander Joe, AFP)) Polokwane - Members of the Economic Freedom Fighters sh
Shivambu warns EFF members not to be preoccupied with 'positions'
News 24 South Africa / Posted 26 days ago
((Alexander Joe, AFP)) Polokwane - Members of the Economic Freedom Fighters should not be concerned with gaining positions within the party, the party's deputy president Floyd Shivambu said on Sunday. "Comrades, all of us in the struggle for... Read more
29d
Eye Witness News
EFF: Parliament's security boss & deputy must be reinstated Parliament suspended Zelda Holtzman and her deputy Matlatsi Mokgatla with imm
EFF: Parliament's security boss & deputy must be reinstated
Eye Witness News / Posted 29 days ago
Parliament suspended Zelda Holtzman and her deputy Matlatsi Mokgatla with immediate effect. EFF Chief Whip Floyd Shivambu and Leader Julius Malema. Picture: Thomas... Read more
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29d
iafrica.com
Unruly MPs to be physically removedThe National Assembly has approved a tough new rule allowing for defiant MPs wh
Unruly MPs to be physically removed
iafrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
The National Assembly has approved a tough new rule allowing for defiant MPs who sow chaos to be physically removed from the chamber, with the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) standing alone in their rejection of it. But the suspension on Thursday of... Read more
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29d
Eye Witness News
Unruly MPs to be physically removed from Parliament The National Assembly approved a rule that will allow for unruly MP to be phy
Unruly MPs to be physically removed from Parliament
Eye Witness News / Posted 29 days ago
The National Assembly approved a rule that will allow for unruly MP to be physically ejected from the chamber. Members of the Parliament look on as members of the Economic Freedom Fighters,... Read more
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29d
The New Age
Errant MPs to be physically removed by Parliamentary guard after Assembly approves rule changesSouth Africa’s National Assembly on Thursday adopted measures which would see d
Errant MPs to be physically removed by Parliamentary guard after Assembly approves rule changes
The New Age / Posted 29 days ago
South Africa’s National Assembly on Thursday adopted measures which would see disruptive MPs physically removed from the Parliamentary precinct should they refuse orders by a presiding officer to leave the chamber. The interim changes to the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
New rule will see disruptive members of Parliament being shown the door2015-07-30 21:26 Members of the EFF are taken out of Parliament during the pre
New rule will see disruptive members of Parliament being shown the door
News 24 South Africa / Posted 30 days ago
2015-07-30 21:26 Members of the EFF are taken out of Parliament during the president’s state of the nation address earlier this year. PHOTO: Lerato Maduna Parliament adopted a... Read more
30d
iol.co.za
Parliament rule changes approvedEPAThe National Assembly adopted measures which would see disruptive MPs physic
Parliament rule changes approved
iol.co.za / Posted 30 days ago
EPAThe National Assembly adopted measures which would see disruptive MPs physically removed from Parliamentary. File photo: RODGER BOSCH Parliament - The National Assembly on Thursday adopted measures which would see disruptive MPs physically... Read more
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30d
Eye Witness News
MPs vote in favour of physically removing ‘unruly’ members The vote went 307 in favour with just 16 votes against, no abstentions and EF
MPs vote in favour of physically removing ‘unruly’ members
Eye Witness News / Posted 30 days ago
The vote went 307 in favour with just 16 votes against, no abstentions and EFF vehemently opposing it. FILE: Members of the Parliament look on as members of the Economic Freedom Fighters,... Read more
30d
Mail & Guardian
EFF appeals fall on deaf ears as Parly passes new rulesObey the presiding officers—or else—members of Parliament have been told, with
EFF appeals fall on deaf ears as Parly passes new rules
Mail & Guardian / Posted 30 days ago
Obey the presiding officers—or else—members of Parliament have been told, with the adoption of new rules to deal with disruptions in the National Assembly. Compiled by the rules committee and with the report accepted in the National Assembly on... Read more

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