Mngxitama's comments inciting people to take up arms and start killing people, says AfriForum's Roets

2019-11-13 20:53

Utterances by Black First Land First (BLF) leader Andile Mngxitama on social media and during public speeches are racist and incite violence, according to AfriForum's head of policy, Ernst Roets.

BLF mulls whether it should call it quits or go 'underground'

2019-11-05 18:51

The Black First Land First (BLF) movement is set to debate whether it should call it quits or to go "underground" at its special policy conference set down for November 30 in Durban.

'Account was hacked,' Mngxitama claims after BLF secretary general tweets that he is not a member

2019-06-24 14:29

The leadership of BLF are in a public tussle, with claims and counterclaims of non-membership and impropriety being flung at one another.

Andile Mngxitama ordered to retract from bashing Patrice Motsepe

2019-05-09 17:45

BLF leader Andile Mngxitama has been ordered by the Gauteng High Court sitting in Johannesburg, to refrain from continuing to accuse billionaire and mining mogul, Patrice Motsepe, of meddling in Botswana's politics.

'There is nothing that they can do to stop us' - BLF not deterred by court ruling

2019-04-29 17:18

Black First Land First says it is not deterred by the Electoral Court's finding that the Electoral Commission of SA erred when it did not publish the party's registration in the Government Gazette in 2016.

Black First Land First

2019-04-16 12:52

BLF has declared that its members are prepared to die for the land, arguing that white people themselves died while stealing the land from black people.

FF Plus goes to court to have 'blacks-only' BLF deregistered for elections

2019-03-18 16:51

The FF Plus has lodged court papers with the Electoral Court, arguing that the IEC erred in registering the BLF as a political party, as the organisation's constitution states that only black people can be members.

Sonke Gender Justice condemns escalation of 'violent political rhetoric and posturing'

2018-12-14 05:27

The escalation of what it calls violent political rhetoric and posturing has been condemned by Sonke Gender Justice.

ANC lambasts Mngxitama's 'kill whites' comments as 'an attempt to set us back to the dark ages of apartheid'

2018-12-13 08:24

The ANC has come out strongly against Black First Land First leader Andile Mngxitama, describing his "kill whites" comments as "an attempt to set us back to the dark ages of apartheid".

SAHRC to investigate Andile Mngxitama's alleged hate speech

2018-12-12 14:03

The SA Human Rights Commission has received multiple complaints through its social media and traditional platforms about comments made by BLF leader Andile Mngxitama.


BLF, AfriForum members clash in court as swear words fly

2019-11-13 15:10

A fight has broken out between Black First Land First and AfriForum members at the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court.

FF Plus claims victory as Andile Mngxitama's BLF delisted as political party

2019-07-15 15:41

The FF Plus' issue with the BLF stems from its constitution that only allows black people to join the party.

BLF's Mngxitama blames media for his poor performance at the polls

2019-05-09 18:21

Black First Land First leader Andile Mngxitama has blamed the media for his party's dismal showing at the polls so far.

Patrice Motsepe files urgent interdict application against BLF, Mngxitama - report

2019-04-30 21:12

Billionaire businessman Patrice Motsepe has reportedly filed an urgent interdict application against Black First, Land First and its leader Andile Mngxitama in connection with allegations that he was involved in an alleged plot to interfere in Botswana's politics.

'BLF will fight all attempts to have it deregistered' - Mngxitama

2019-04-24 18:52

Black Land First says it will accept a decision by the Electoral Court if it says the party cannot, as part of its membership policy, exclude other races. However, it says it will retaliate in other ways.

IEC in talks with Eskom over load shedding fears on voting day

2019-03-20 17:28

The Electoral Commission of South Africa has expressed concern over the potential impact rolling blackouts could have on the looming elections.

Bushiri 'demonised' because he is a 'successful black man' - BLF leader

2019-02-04 14:20

BLF leader Andile Mngxitama has thrown his support behind self-proclaimed "prophet" Shepherd Bushiri, saying that the government is harrassing and demonising the church leader because "he is a black man who is successful".

Refrain from hate speech or risk being deregistered, electoral commission warns BLF

2018-12-13 12:13

Black First Land First has been warned – refrain from hate speech or risk being deregistered from the upcoming elections.

Cope's Lekota, Steve Hofmeyr unite against 'fascist formation' BLF

2018-12-12 17:11

Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota has labelled the BLF a fascist formation, insisting that its leader, Andile Mngxitama, be imprisoned and rehabilitated for making a call for the killing of white people in South Africa.

That time a white guy went to Andile Mngxitama's press conference

2018-12-12 06:02

The BLF was a creation of the Bell Pottinger period, a dangerous oddity now preaching racism and violence to remain relevant. Our political and judicial system will weigh its merits, writes Pieter du Toit.

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