It's been a long, hard and expensive slog, but next week former president Jacob Zuma will finally get what he's always wanted: his day in court.
The DA will report EFF chief whip Floyd Shivambu to Parliament's ethics committee after allegations that money from a slush fund was used to pay for his wedding in 2017.
EFF deputy leader Floyd Shivambu has conceded that money from the now collapsed VBS Mutual Bank was used to fund his high-end Range Rover Sport, but insists that the money is clean, according to a report.
EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu says he has no relationship with one of South Africa's richest men, Johann Rupert.
An induction session in Parliament has been marred by a confrontation between ANC and EFF MPs and had to be defused by an angry Speaker Thandi Modise.
The EFF has been going full tilt since it was established in 2014, blowing up parliamentary convention, shaping a new brand of racial nationalism and setting fire to the political environment.
The subpoena, which Fin24 has seen, stems from a complaint lodged by Floyd Shivambu, deputy president of the Economic Freedom Fighters, and other anonymous complainants.
Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan's defamation and crimen injuria charges against the EFF are an attempt to silence the party, EFF president Julius Malema and his deputy Floyd Shivambu, say.
Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan has distanced himself from former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene’s meetings with the Gupta family, reiterating that he never arranged or agreed to direct meetings with the Guptas himself.
Following charges laid by Pravin Gordhan against EFF leader Julius Malema, the red berets have hit back, announcing that they will lay charges against the minister.
The DA has opened a criminal case against EFF leaders Julius Malema and Floyd Shivambu, Shivambu's brother Brian, and Malema's cousin, Matsobane Phaleng, for alleged criminal offences in relation to the looting of VBS Mutual Bank.
Brian Shivambu, the brother of EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu, has been ordered to pay VBS Mutual Bank's liquidator's legal costs in a case against Brian Shivambu's company, according to a report.
The EFF leader’s brother has had an astonishing reversal of fortunes. Early this year he could afford no more than R5 000 per month to pay his enormous VBS debt. Last month he suddenly had R1m and this week he had another R2m to throw at the problem. Where he got it, no one knows.
EFF leader Julius Malema has claimed that the party leadership has "hardcore evidence" that there is a plan to assassinate the deputy president of the party, Floyd Shivambu.
An investigation by Scorpio has revealed that money stolen from VBS Mutual Bank funded the EFF's fourth birthday bash, which was held at a popular party venue in Umlazi, Durban.
EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu has told journalists that his party has its eye firmly set on ruling alone. Watch.
More than a year after EFF deputy president and chief whip Floyd Shivambu attacked Netwerk24 photographer Adrian de Kock, Parliament's ethics sub-committee has cancelled a meeting to consider the matter, citing uncertainty about reaching a quorum.
The EFF’s manifesto launch is taking place at the Giant Stadium in Soshanguve.
The EFF and the media have had a fraught relationship ever since the party was established in 2013. But journalists are also copping flak for seemingly being too soft on the party in the past, writes Pieter du Toit.
A Twitter spat has erupted between EFF and Democratic Alliance (DA) members of parliament (MPs) over DA chief whip John Steenhuisen's qualifications.
EFF chief whip Floyd Shivambu found himself on the receiving end of MP's jeering in Parliament, when he was heckled to "pay back the money" during a debate on the VBS Mutual Bank scandal. Watch.
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