ANC: EFF MPs lack respect

2014-07-29 05:00

The ANC has resolved to be patient with firebrand members of the EFF who ignore parliamentary rules instead of trading insults with them, ANC Chief Whip Stone Sizani says.

Malema threatens to shut down Joburg businesses

2014-07-27 12:17

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema is planning a mass action big enough to shut down businesses in Johannesburg when his supporters return to protest against the ban on overalls in the Gauteng legislature.

EFF crowd jolling the night away

2014-07-26 19:50

Thousands of EFF supporters are dancing to the sounds of local artists at Thokoza Park, in Soweto, as the party celebrates its first year anniversary.

Malema: EFF is medicine to SA crisis

2014-07-26 17:58

The Economic Freedom Fighters is the solution to the problems facing South Africa, says party leader Julius Malema.

Malema arrives for EFF's first anniversary rally

2014-07-26 15:49

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema has arrived at Thokoza Park in Soweto, to loud cheers from the crowd gathered to celebrate the party's first anniversary.

Freedom for Palestine - Malema

2014-07-25 22:23

EFF leader Julius Malema says South Africans should not enjoy their freedom as long as Palestinians remain in conflict with Israel.

Bill should give back stolen land – EFF

2014-07-25 18:34

The passing of the appropriation bill has caused heated debate in parliament, with some MPs claiming it will place an unfair burden on future generations .

I'm the sweetest, coolest guy - Malema

2014-07-25 10:25

EFF leader Julius Malema says he is not a monster with anger management issues as portrayed by some, according to a report.

Ramaphosa makes appeal on national anthem

2014-07-24 21:16

South African leaders need to reach out to those in the Afrikaans-speaking and African communities on their concerns about singing the full national anthem, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

Zuma reads MPs the riot act

2014-07-24 16:31

President Jacob Zuma has lectured MPs about the need for decorum in politics after the debate on his office's budget vote ended in a slanging match between ANC ministers and the EFF.

EFF will rule SA - Malema

2014-07-23 20:15

The Economic Freedom Fighters will rule the country, the party's leader Julius Malema has told MPs in the National Assembly.

Criminal charges laid against EFF

2014-07-23 15:19

The Gauteng legislature has laid criminal charges against members of the Economic Freedom Fighters for trespassing, damage to property, and intimidation.

EFF members storm Gauteng legislature

2014-07-23 08:53

Watch this exclusive footage from inside the Gauteng legislature where police used tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse defiant EFF members.

ANC warns against Parly anarchy

2014-07-23 05:00

Parliamentary rules will be used to punish MPs making themselves guilty of offensive behaviour, ANC Deputy Chief Whip Doris Dlakude has warned.

Malema won't budge from legislature

2014-07-22 18:16

EFF leader Julius Malema has remained defiant as he sat in the foyer of the legislature building, refusing to leave until he had met legislature Speaker Ntombi Mekgwe.

EFF members refuse to leave legislature

2014-07-22 15:59

EFF members have vowed not to leave the Gauteng provincial legislature until their leader Julius Malema had met with Speaker Ntombi Mekgwe.

EFF gathers for Joburg protest

2014-07-22 12:30

EFF members gathered in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, for a protest march over a ban on wearing their red overalls in the Gauteng legislature.

We will raise your questions in Parliament - EFF

2014-07-21 17:59

The EFF has called on citizens who want to ask questions of Parliament to submit these to the party.

Fired Limpopo mayor quits as councillor

2014-07-19 19:20

One of the four Limpopo mayors recalled from office by the ANC has resigned from his position as a councillor, saying the ANC has stalled in filling the vacancy.

Mandela was ready to kill for SA - Malema

2014-07-17 23:42

EFF leader Julius Malema says late former president Nelson Mandela was ready to kill for this country.

Govt launches R34m patriotism drive

2014-07-17 20:16

The government will spend R34m to have the South African flag flying at every school and teach everyone to sing the national anthem, the arts and culture ministry says.

Marchers call for sanctions against Israel

2014-07-16 14:33

Pro-Palestine marchers have called for the expulsion of the Israeli ambassador to South Africa and also for the South African government to institute sanctions against the Israeli state.

Protector's report unrelated to SABC appointment

2014-07-09 16:02

The SABC's requirement to reply to the public protector's report on its then acting chief operations officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng is unrelated to his permanent appointment.

Rumours of EFF split

2014-07-08 19:24

The EFF has denied media reports that the party is in trouble with a split on the cards.


Malema's comments have no substance - DA

2014-07-28 10:32

The DA says it is not concerned by EFF leader Julius Malema's comments that the DA is funded by the people of Israel, as he "says reckless things without thinking".

EFF playing in the big league - Malema

2014-07-26 22:03

The EFF is only a year, old but it is already playing in the big league with opponents who have extensive experience, leader Julius Malema says.

DA is funded by Israel, says Malema

2014-07-26 18:59

The Democratic Alliance must be rejected at all costs as it is funded by people from Israel, Julius Malema has told EFF supporters.

SABC broke promise over coverage - EFF

2014-07-26 17:07

The Economic Freedom Fighters have accused the SABC of withdrawing its promise to provide live coverage of the party's one-year anniversary in Soweto.

Stunts with plane dazzle EFF crowd

2014-07-26 15:32

Economic Freedom Fighters attending the party's one year anniversary celebrations at Thokoza Park in Soweto have been dazzled as a plane did tricks in the air.

EFF hurts those they claim to represent - Makhura

2014-07-25 20:08

The EFF claims to represent working class men and women yet looted their shops when they "stormed" the Gauteng provincial legislature, Premier David Makhura says.

Dear EFF leadership

2014-07-25 13:53

The aim of any party should be to promote the welfare of the people who voted them into power, and not to undermine our constitution, writes Sizwe Mda.

Time to grow up, Malema

2014-07-25 07:19

Will the firebrand ever become a mature, disciplined leader, asks Mzwandile Jacks.

Staff held hostage at Medunsa

2014-07-24 16:50

The SRC at the Medical University of Southern Africa, near Pretoria, has cancelled classes for the rest of the week after violence broke out.

EFF sees red over Hitler

2014-07-23 22:28

Deputy Minister in the Presidency Buti Manamela had drawn an apparent comparison between former German dictator Adolf Hitler and Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema.

MPs wear chequered scarves for Palestine

2014-07-23 18:41

President Jacob Zuma has repeated the call for a ceasefire in Gaza, as Cabinet members wore chequered scarves in apparent solidarity with the people of Palestine.

The year of the Red Revolution

2014-07-23 14:00

Even the DA is losing face with their dominance as the main vice of the ANC, as the agenda of the EFF army is now winning the attention of a nation, writes Ben Moshatama.


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Shots fired at EFF protesters

2014-07-22 18:31

Police have fired rubber bullets at the EFF members standing outside the legislature building in the Johannesburg CBD.

Stun grenade fired at EFF members

2014-07-22 16:30

Police have fired a stun grenade at a group of EFF members trying to enter the Gauteng legislature building in Johannesburg.

EFF members storm Gauteng legislature

2014-07-22 13:01

Economic Freedom Fighters' members stormed into the Gauteng legislature during their march in Johannesburg.

ANC dismisses EFF disruption claims

2014-07-21 22:31

The ANC in Gauteng has dismissed allegations by the EFF that it planned on disrupting the party's one-year anniversary rally in Soweto.

Malema goes to court over Parly ejection

2014-07-20 14:04

EFF leader Julius Malema has taken National Council of Provinces chairperson Thandi Modise to court in a bid to have his ejection from Parliament declared unlawful.

Malema: Volunteer all year, not just Mandela Day

2014-07-18 08:08

EFF leader Julius Malema has told EFF members to work towards building their communities all year round, and not just do "social work for show" like many do on Mandela Day.

Black people fooled by 'new SA' - Malema

2014-07-17 20:48

Thousands of people, clad mostly in EFF red berets and T-shirts, have packed a hall at the University of Limpopo's Medunsa campus, situated in Ga-Rankuwa outside Pretoria to listen to Julius Malema.

EFF is 'going to Gaza'

2014-07-16 16:54

EFF MP Magdalene Moonsamy has told protesters in Cape Town that the party pledges solidarity with the people of Palestine, vowing to go to Gaza.

Malema lambastes Modise over 'pig massacre'

2014-07-13 14:18

He was a better farmer than embattled NCOP speaker Thandi Modise, Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has said, adding that farming was “very simple”.

Maimane: Malema asks good questions but...

2014-07-09 14:41

EFF chief Julius Malema asks good questions, but his answers are bad, DA parliamentary leader Mmusi Maimane says.

Pig saga: EFF, DA lash out at Modise

2014-07-08 21:43

NCOP chair Thandi Modise has been lambasted by parliamentary colleagues after dead or dying animals were found on her farm. Some had turned to eating carcasses for survival.

Hofmeyr defiant over Die Stem

2014-07-08 18:51

A defiant Steve Hofmeyr has called on his fans to continue singing Die Stem after coming in for some flack over singing the pre-1994 anthem at an Afrikaans festival.

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