Strike fever hits Exxaro Grootegeluk mine

On the 14 September 2017 over 3 000 Exxaro Grootegeluk mine workers went on strike. These mine workers belong to National Union of Mineworkers  (NUM).

Strike fever hits Exxaro Grootegeluk mine

In a democratic South Africa, the government allows citizens to express dissatisfaction through peaceful demonstrations. Workers are also allowed by legislations to embark on strikes when disputes with their employers arises. As often in the mining sector the conflict primarily concern wages and housing. On the 14 September 2017 over 3 000 Exxaro Grootegeluk mine workers […]

Defend and pursue revolutionary agenda

On the 8th August president Jacob Zuma was again protected by the ANC MPS during the vote of no confidence motion which was conducted through secret ballot.

Defend and pursue revolutionary agenda

On the 8th August president Jacob Zuma was again protected by the ANC MPS during the vote of no confidence motion which was conducted through secret ballot. It is suspected that more than 20 ANC MPs may have voted in favour of the motion despite  the party’s instructions to vote against the motion. This was […]

EFF 4th Birthday Overshadowed by Cult of personality

On the 26 July 2013 the EFF was officially launched with a radical voice of pursuing the struggle for economic emancipation.

EFF 4th Birthday Overshadowed by Cult of personality

On the 26 July 2013 the EFF was officially launched with a radical voice of pursuing the struggle for economic emancipation. EFF has changed South Africa’s political landscape, it has been able to mobilise the country’s youth and the poor into becoming active citizens. The party made politics interesting and also made political headlines across […]

Colonial God-Zille’s political obituary

After two months of DA’s federal legal commission the DA’s federal executive as known as the FEDEX took a decision to suspend the former leader and current premier of the Western Cape Hellen Zille

Colonial God-Zille’s political obituary

After two months of DA’s federal legal commission the DA’s federal executive as known as the FEDEX took a decision to suspend the former leader and current premier of the Western Cape Hellen Zille, a move which divided the supporters and member of the Democratic Alliance blacks and whites. The party may loose some white […]

Uneasy road to Economic Freedom

What were we thinking when president Jacob Zuma announced that 2017 is going to be a year of radical economic transformation during his January 8 statement address on the 105th anniversary of the ANC and during the State of the Nation Address?

Uneasy road to Economic Freedom

What were we thinking when president Jacob Zuma announced that 2017 is going to be a year of radical economic transformation during his January 8 statement address on the 105th anniversary of the ANC and during the State of the Nation Address?  President Jacob Zuma said “ The year 2017 will bring new opportunities to […]

Political Analyst Sello Mochoca’s take on #SONA 2017

The President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma gave the State Of Nation Address on February the 9th, much later than the scheduled time.

Political Analyst Sello Mochoca’s take on #SONA 2017

The President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma gave the State Of Nation Address on February the 9th, much later than the scheduled time. The events of that fateful night shocked not only the country but the world. South African’s where glued to their television screens from 19:00 to listen to the address by Jacob Zuma. […]

It’s a make or break for the ANC

The protracted battle for the control of ANC and Luthuli house and ultimately who will succeed president Jacob Zuma who has led the party since 2007 may be decided at the party’s congress in December.

It’s a make or break for the ANC

The protracted battle for the control of ANC and Luthuli house and ultimately who will succeed president Jacob Zuma who has led the party since 2007 may be decided at the party’s congress in December.  The ANC’s transition from liberation movement to governing party during the mid-1990 was in many senses tough endeavour. The ANC […]

“Free Education” a dream deferred

The ideal of free education has been on the agenda for many years

“Free Education” a dream deferred

  The ideal of free education has been on the agenda for many years. Free and compulsory education, a historical ideal that has been through heated debates from the time immemorial on the nature of education as public goods not a commodified education that should be sold and bought at the marketplace. It is for […]

Political Terrain Redefined

Now that the elections are over, we must enter a new era of hope and progress. We must enter a period where we bury mistrust, uncertainty, pain and tension, and begin a new chapter of harmony and collaboration.

Political Terrain Redefined

Now that the elections are over, we must enter a new era of hope and progress. We must enter a period where we bury mistrust, uncertainty, pain and tension, and begin a new chapter of harmony and collaboration. We cannot afford to dwell on the negatives. The August 3rd elections were an extraordinary demonstration of […]