Shots were fired at protesters at the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Tuesday, police said.
“A shooting did take place at the Union Buildings where some people were injured,” said police spokesperson Tsekiso Mofokeng.
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Traffic will be diverted in Newtown on Friday during a protest march by members of the Economic Freedom Fighters against e-tolls, Johannesburg metro police said.
Spokesman Chief Superintendent Wayne Minnaar said the protest would start from Mary Fitzgerald Square at … Read the rest
Some Diepsloot residents angered by the killing of two children vowed on Friday to vote for the Economic Freedom Fighters in general elections next year.
“In other countries if you kill you get killed, but in South Africa you are … Read the rest
Hundreds of Economic Freedom Fighters braved the scorching sun for the launch of their party at the Nkaneng informal settlement in Marikana, North West on Sunday.
Members dressed in red berets and T-shirts sat on top of a hill while … Read the rest
The land of South Africa belongs to the landless, EFF leader Julius Malema said on Sunday.
“This is your land. You (the landless) do not have to pay for the land. It has been already paid by the sweat of … Read the rest
The Economic Freedom Fighters claims Agang SA has lured its members to defect after Agang welcomed more than 100 former EFF members.
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Agang SA lured members of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) in Gauteng to defect with promises that they
EFF leader Julius Malema was wrong to say that the ANC-led government is worse than the apartheid government, DA spokesman Mmusi Maimane said on Monday.
“You may have heard Julius Malema saying over the weekend that the ANC is worse … Read the rest
Hate speech, a policy based on racism and an economic policy of nationalisation clash with the letter and spirit of the South African Constitution and the Freedom Front Plus has in the light of this, lodged its strong objection with … Read the rest
The Economic Freedom Fighters have submitted documents to register as a political party, the Independent Electoral Commission said on Thursday.
“They advertised in the Government Gazette of 2 August 2013 which means the 14-day period for objections expires tomorrow [Friday],” … Read the rest
The Economic Freedom Fighters will advocate the integration of Africa by eliminating national borders, according to its founding manifesto.
The “protest movement”, led by Julius Malema, said the borders between African countries were “unnecessary”, especially those between South Africa and … Read the rest
The SA Reserve Bank must be owned by the state in order to serve the interest of South Africans, the EFF said.
“The general practise in the world is that governments own their reserve bank. South Africa is one … Read the rest
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) will become the new ruling party in South Africa, leader Julius Malema said on Saturday.
“We are going to take this government and once we take it, we are not going to negotiate, we are … Read the rest
Black consciousness proponent Andile Mngxitama is in talks with Julius Malema’s Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) for a possible coalition ahead of next year’s general elections.
But he said it was not yet a done deal and he was not one … Read the rest