Malema to sue over ‘drunkard and womaniser’

Julius Malema has considered taking legal action over a scathing attack on him by the ANC’s Gauteng chairperson Lebongang Maile.

At the press conference on Tuesday, the ANC Youth League’s Gauteng chairperson, Lebogang Maile, blamed the league’s former president, Julius … Read the rest

Pan-African Youth Union praises Zim land reform

The president of the Pan-African Youth Union, Andile Lungisa, believes President Robert Mugabe’s land reform policy in Zimbabwe should serve as a blueprint for South Africa.

Lungisa was among those who attended Mugabe’s $600000 birthday bash in the small mining … Read the rest

Floyd Shivambu on ANC’s tribal politics

A few years ago, the ANC made a huge blunder in electing Jacob Zuma as President of the ANC in December 2007. Ironically, the re-election of President Thabo Mbeki in the same Conference would have been a huge blunder, portraying … Read the rest

‘Don’t apologise for nationalisation’, says Fikile Mbalula

The ANC Youth League must not apologise for calling for economic freedom and the nationalisation of mines, ANC national executive member Fikile Mbalula said on Wednesday.

“You are the only ones [ANCYL] who have opened the debate,” Mbalula told students … Read the rest

Strikes spread as firebrand Malema is charged

As outspoken supporter of striking miners in South Africa, Julius Malema, appeared in court on corruption charges, mining giant AngloGold was forced to stop operations due to work stoppages.

Malema was formally charged with money laundering on Wednesday.

Supporters of … Read the rest

Court allows cameras to film Malema

The Polokwana Regional Court has allowed photographers and television cameras into the courtroom where expelled ANC Youth League president Julius Malema is appearing on Wednesday.

They were given permission to take pictures of Malema in the dock before proceedings, but … Read the rest

ANC Youth League condemns Malema charges

The ANC Youth League has condemned what it terms the use of state resources to settle political scores, in reference to charges brought against its former president Julius Malema.

“We were shocked by these developments as the warrant was timely … Read the rest

‘Julius Malema will return to ANCYL’ – Lamola

Expelled ANC Youth League president Julius Malema will return to the organisation, league deputy president Ronald Lamola said on Monday.

“We still believe he is going to come back and we will raise this at conference,” Lamola told reporters in … Read the rest

‘South African mines will be nationalised and land expropriated’

South Africa’s mines will be nationalised and land will be expropriated, ANC Youth League deputy president Ronald Lamola said on Monday.

“Leadership of the ANC might be afraid to say ‘nationalisation’ and ‘expropriation of land without compensation’, but the policy … Read the rest