No vendetta against EFF, says Botswana govt

2014-11-21 16:00

The Botswana government does not have a vendetta against members of South Africa’s EFF, Labour and Home Affairs Minister Edwin Batshu says.

Guilty EFF MPs will not plead in mitigation

2014-11-05 21:12

The 20 EFF MPs found guilty of charges stemming from their heckling of President Jacob Zuma over his Nkandla home will not plead in mitigation of their sanctions.

EFF's Shivambu faces another contempt of Parliament charge

2014-11-03 12:28

EFF Chief Whip Floyd Shivambu faces another contempt of Parliament charge for showing Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa the middle finger on 17 September, it has been revealed.

Charges against EFF’s Shivambu read out

2014-10-07 11:54

Disciplinary charges relating to the recent disruption of President Jacob Zuma's question time in Parliament has been read out to EFF chief whip Floyd Shivambu.

EFF MPs arrive in court for Malema trial

2014-09-30 10:12

EFF MPs Floyd Shivambu and Mbuyiseni Ndlozi have arrived at the Limpopo High Court ahead of their leader Julius Malema's court appearance.

Shivambu 'withdraws' middle finger

2014-09-18 13:43

EFF chief whip Floyd Shivambu says raising his middle finger at Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa was not the best way to express his disgust at Ramaphosa's role in Marikana.

Malema ordered out of Parly for ‘blood’ statement

2014-09-17 16:08

EFF MPs Julius Malema and Floyd Shivambu have been ordered to leave Parliament when the refused to withdraw a statement that Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa had blood on his hands.

EFF members disrupt Zuma, refuse to leave

2014-08-21 17:12

Members of the Economic Freedom Fighters have stood their ground and refused to leave the National Assembly after being ordered to do so by Speaker Baleka Mbete.

Who are the key leaders of Malema's EFF?

2014-06-02 14:33

Unveiling the EFF’s leadership on Sunday, commander-in-chief Julius Malema promised that his MPs were “going to bring qualitative debate” into Parliament.

SA political parties go to church

2014-04-20 14:30

Leaders of different political parties have attended a church service at the Tyrannus Apostolic Church in De Deur.

EFF criticises private sector on jobs

2014-03-18 07:32

South Africa's private sector has failed in dealing with unemployment and inequality, according to the Economic Freedom Fighters.

EFF: We are the government in waiting

2014-02-13 14:57

The EFF is not in a crisis and ongoing legal woes and "political persecution" will not derail Julius Malema's ambition of becoming the next president, party officials have vowed.

We will fight fire with fire, EFF warns ANC

2013-10-07 14:21

The Economic Freedom Fighters will not be intimidated by any other political party in its campaign to recruit voters for next year's elections, EFF Gauteng spokesperson Patrick Sindane says.

Kunene explains EFF resignation

2013-08-28 11:02

Businessman and convicted fraudster Kenny Kunene has quit as a member of Julius Malema’s Economic Freedom Fighters because others were “uncomfortable” with his presence.

SA needs a humble leader, says Malema

2013-07-13 19:18

South Africa needs a humble president who lives among the people, Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema says.

Hawks may probe Kunene - EFF

2013-07-04 14:22

The Economic Freedom Fighters says businessman Kenny Kunene has received unofficial warnings from the Hawks that he will be the subject of an investigation.

EFF will win youth vote - Shivambu

2013-06-26 17:51

The Economic Freedom Fighters political platform believes it can win 60% of the youth vote in next year's general elections.

ANCYL expels Shivambu

2013-06-25 14:39

The ANCYL has expelled its former spokesperson Floyd Shivambu, its national task team says.

EFF off, Shivambu tells Lamola

2013-06-13 11:40

Former ANC Youth League deputy leader Ronald Lamola has been described as a "misguided narrow-minded opportunist careerist" by Floyd Shivambu of the Economic Freedom Fighters.

Axed ANCYL leader happy to serve

2013-05-08 22:06

Former ANCYL secretary general Sindiso Magaqa has vowed to remain a "fighter for economic freedom" under the league's banner and says he is enjoying being led as a member of his branch in KZN.

Manguang results sets Twitter abuzz

2012-12-18 16:02

From the triumphant to the tongue-in-cheek to angry tirades, Twitter was abuzz with reactions to Zuma and his allies' appointments to the ANC's top six.

ANCYL turns on Malema after Lamola attack

2012-11-28 22:32

Expelled ANC Youth League president Julius Malema should be ashamed that he failed to provide leadership to the youth of South Africa, the league says.

Malema visits Lenasia demolitions site

2012-11-23 15:37

Residents have sung and danced as expelled ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema arrived in Lenasia.

Cosatu has lost moral compass - Shivambu

2012-11-19 21:40

Cosatu will never regain its integrity, former ANC Youth League spokesperson Floyd Shivambu says.

ANCYL accused of making whites the enemy

2012-10-18 22:46

The ANCYL is making white people the enemy, a civil rights group says following the league's criticism of former JSE CEO Russell Loubser.


Shivambu: Pretoria land grab not illegal

2014-11-12 16:23

There is nothing illegal about the attempted "land grab" at Nellmapius, Pretoria, Economic Freedom Fighters chief whip Floyd Shivambu says.

Shivambu unconditionally withdraws his middle finger

2014-11-04 15:36

EFF chief whip Floyd Shivambu has unconditionally apologised for showing Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa the middle finger.

LIVE: EFF disciplinary hearing, day 3

2014-10-09 09:06

The parliamentary hearing continues into 20 members of the EFF after the heckling of President Jacob Zuma.

As it happened: Disciplinary hearing continues without EFF

2014-10-07 10:38

EFF members of Parliament have staged a walkout from their disciplinary hearing over the heckling of President Jacob Zuma in August.

EFF, DA united against ANC - Mantashe

2014-09-22 14:43

The coalition between the EFF and the DA is due to their animosity towards the ANC, the ruling party's secretary general Gwede Mantashe says.

EFF undermining Parliament - ANC

2014-09-17 21:30

The Economic Freedom Fighters are committed to undermining Parliament through chaotic conduct, the ANC says, after leader Julius Malema was ordered out of the House again.

Behave, or else, warns Mbete

2014-09-02 17:03

Speaker Baleka Mbete has warned the EFF she would not tolerate "anarchy" in Parliament, but was promptly challenged by party Chief Whip Floyd Shivambu, who accused her of bias.

Mining sector tax falls dismally short - EFF

2014-07-03 09:32

Sars is failing to collect maximum revenue from the private sector and BEE players in the mining industry are involved in transfer pricing, claims the EFF.

DA set to have biggest growth - Mazibuko

2014-05-08 21:17

The DA looks set to be the party which records the biggest growth in the elections, says parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko - but the EFF says it’s not so sure.

Hooliganism is in the DNA of the ANC - EFF

2014-04-18 14:00

The EFF’s Floyd Shivambu has accused the ANC of “hooliganism” after a scuffle involving ANC supporters broke out at Wits University.

ANCYL election festival will be peaceful

2014-02-20 20:32

The ANCYL will stay away from the Economic Freedom Fighters when the two organisations hold weekend rallies in the same area, the league has said.

Shivambu denies Mabe report

2013-11-17 22:30

EFF official Floyd Shivambu has denied reports that former ANCYL treasurer general Pule Mabe shared with him money he allegedly stole from the poor.

Shivambu, ANCYL must apologise to editor

2013-08-30 09:03

The South Gauteng High Court has ordered the ANC Youth League and its former spokesperson Floyd Shivambu to apologise to a newspaper editor for calling her a “drunkard”.

EFF member 'hounded' out - claim

2013-08-05 20:23

A former North West ANC councillor has claimed he was being hounded out of his job after joining the Economic Freedom Fighters.

Malema: EFF will be new ruling party

2013-07-13 16:11

The Economic Freedom Fighters will become the new ruling party in South Africa, leader Julius Malema says.

Kenny Kunene joins Malema's party

2013-07-02 07:23

Businessman Kenny Kunene has put his "life of sushi and army of women" behind him to join Julius Malema's EFF party.

Shivambu detaches from 'corrupt' ANC

2013-06-25 17:07

Former ANCYL spokesperson Floyd Shivambu was not bothered by its decision to expel him, and says he has distance himself from the ANC since his suspension.

EFF raises concern over Nkandla report

2013-06-21 14:34

The so-called Economic Freedom Fighters has expressed concern over a report that State Security Minister Siyabonga Cwele declared the Nkandla report top-secret.

Economic battle being twisted - Shivambu

2013-06-12 21:57

The disbanding of ANCYL structures is distorting the struggle for economic freedom, former league spokesperson Floyd Shivambu says.

Long queues at NEC voting station

2012-12-19 16:03

Long queues snaked out the door at the voting station where ANC delegates cast their votes for the 80-member national executive committee.

Take me back, I'll be good - Malema

2012-12-17 14:19

Expelled ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema and suspended officials Floyd Shivambu and Sindiso Magaqa have sent a letter to the ANC conference, asking to be reinstated.

Malema, Lamola urged to play nice

2012-11-28 17:05

Floyd Shivambu has urged former ANCYL leader Julius Malema and his successor Ronald Lamola not to "play into the hands of the enemy", after Malema launched a scathing attack on Lamola.

Mistake leads to Malema 'conspiracy'

2012-11-21 13:10

A newsroom processing mistake, which led to the recycling of a month-old Sapa news report this week on expelled ANCYL leader Julius Malema, has his lieutenant, Floyd Shivambu, in an angry froth.

Cosatu wants truth about Nkandla

2012-11-13 22:37

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela must reveal the truth about the reported R200m upgrade to President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla residence, Cosatu says.

ANCYL lashes out at ex-JSE boss

2012-10-18 20:57

The ANCYL criticised former JSE CEO Russell Loubser's comments about the organisation, and said he is uninformed.

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