South Africa's white right, the Alt-Right and the alternative

2018-10-05 08:15

AfriForum is usually ignored outside of Afrikaner ranks. But it attracted the ire of South Africans when two of its leaders, CEO Kallie Kriel and his deputy Ernst Roets, undertook a mission to the US in May, writes Christi van der Westhuizen.

'AfriForum is taking us to the edge of the abyss'

2018-09-12 09:44

It is not the ANC or EFF that is bringing this country to the edge of the abyss, it is organisations such as AfriForum, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

Our lobbying 'has certainly had an impact' - AfriForum on Trump's land expropriation comments

2018-08-23 09:33

Lobby group AfriForum has claimed its work in the United States led to President Donald Trump's tweet on land expropriation and murders on farms.

The Land: South Africa Speaks - SA's first people want their land back

2018-06-26 15:49

"It is not important for us to change the Constitution, it is important for us that the Constitution's principles are implemented," a community member, who participated in the Constitutional Review Committee's first public hearing in Concordia in the Northern Cape, has said.

The problem AfriForum is causing the DA

2018-05-15 07:07

When Ernst Roets described land expropriation without compensation as "racist theft" while SA is trying to find urgent solutions for the land question, he crossed a line, writes Max du Preez.

Varsity prof on AfriForum's 'angry' Roets: 'Threat of violence, hanging not acceptable'

2018-05-07 20:09

North West University associate professor Elmien du Plessis says she is saddened that AfriForum's Ernst Roets has decided to respond to her tweets on farm murders with anger and veiled threats.

EFF: AfriForum defending racists

2014-10-23 16:05

The Economic Freedom Fighters have lambasted AfriForum for defending “racists” after the civil rights organisation released a video supposedly showing EFF leader Julius Malema assaulting a man.

AfriForum to lay assault charges against Malema

2014-10-23 11:25

Criminal charges will be laid against EFF leader Julius Malema for allegedly assaulting a Limpopo man at a fast food outlet, AfriForum says.

 

Don't equate arsonists with the fire brigade

2018-09-18 12:12

Mentioning AfriForum and the EFF in the same breath is like equating the fire fighters to the arsonists, writes Flip Buys.

The spectacular unraveling of AfriForum

2018-09-07 11:41

On Thursday Ernst Roets, deputy CEO of AfriForum, willfully and purposefully led the Afrikaner rights organisation, its members and supporters into the wilderness, writes Pieter du Toit.

Police and AgriSA wrong about decline in farm murders - AfriForum

2018-06-28 17:04

While the police and agricultural body AgriSA have found that farm murders have decreased to their lowest level in 20 years, lobby group AfriForum's deputy CEO Ernst Roets maintains that there has been a significant increase this year.

Land: AfriForum considers legal action against Parliament's process to amend Constitution

2018-06-10 14:07

Lobby group AfriForum is considering taking legal action regarding the expropriation of land without compensation, the organisation said in a statement on Sunday.

Academic Adam Habib hits out at 'disgusting' AfriForum leaders

2018-05-10 20:31

Wits University Vice-Chancellor Adam Habib has been caught up in a Twitter uproar after he suggested AfriForum leaders Kallie Kriel and Ernst Roets reflected the worse of current-day South Africa.

AfriForum's own farm murder stats don't support their claims

2018-05-07 12:32

I hear the individual stories of farm attacks, I read the reports in the newspapers too. As a human they affect me deeply. But it would be irresponsible to paint the bigger picture from these individual stories, writes Elmien du Plessis.

Malema: Man at fast food outlet was a bully

2014-10-23 13:10

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema says he was “attending to a bully” when he was caught on CCTV footage having an altercation with a man at a fast food outlet in Limpopo.

AfriForum submits opinion on secrecy bill

2014-07-01 15:25

AfriForum has submitted new legal opinion on the protection of state information bill to President Jacob Zuma to address various concerns, deputy CEO Ernst Roets says.

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