Three Cabinet Ministers were kidnapped by MKMVA veterans last week. The Ministers included Thandi Modise, the Minister of Defense. The government must provide improved living conditions for the veterans of battle. Members of the Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association from Pietermaritzburg issued a stern warning to the ANC on Monday.
https://twitter.com/niehaus_carl/status/1531862261710606338?s=21&t=epvsby9YmbyuW_VehCfCGA There have been rumours that Ismail Abramjee may have been told about the judgement regarding the recession application judgement of Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane before it was actually released formally by the apex court. The preliminary investigation by the public protector office shows that there were 18 calls between Ismail Abramjee and Justice Kollapen between 4 January and 22 April - 2 days before Abramjee said he had it “on good authority” that Constitutional court would dismiss Public Protector’s bid to rescind its ruling on inquiry into her fitness.
Why people should really worried about Ramaphosa money that was stolen than billions of taxpayers money that the Guptas vanished with them from our state entities, I mean that was taxpayers money anyway every ANC president capture all the structures of the ANC during his tenure it is no different with Ramaphosa.
At least 56 war veterans are current behind bars awaiting their bail application after they were arrested on Friday morning following a hostage situation at a hotel in Pretoria. MKMVA said, in a released statement that it was deeply concerned about the events that unfolded at the St George's Hotel in Pretoria where Minister in the Presidency Mondli Gungubele, Minister of Defense Thandi Modise, and deputy Thabang Makwetla and were allegedly held hostage for close to three hours.
The KwaZulu-Natal MKVA want the soldiers who committed kidnapping crimes to be pardoned. The soldiers who were fighting with the apartheid government must have their crimes pardoned and also those of kidnapping of leaders. Yesterdays camps of those who fought went on a protest to the office of Sihle Zikalala and pleaded fo the crimes to be pardoned.Some of these soldiers were arrested last year for being suspects on the kidnapping of Thandi Modise and her deputy Thabang Makwetla and the minister in the presidency Mondli Gungubele.
Last week MKMVA veterans held three Cabinet Ministers hostage. The Ministers included Defence Minister, Thandi Modise. The war veterans are demanding better living conditions from the government. On Monday the Pietermaritzburg-based Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association members sent a strong warning to the ANC. They vowed to disrupt the November polls if their 56 comrades who arrested for allegedly holding cabinet ministers hostage are not released from jail.
President Cyril Ramaphosa’s new dawn dream has been haunted by the crime and corruption allegations against him, when the former head of the South African State Security Agency, Arthur Fraser, filed a criminal complaint against the president earlier this month. However, Ramaphosa has been steadfast in brushing aside calls for him to step aside, arguing that by doing so he’d be admitting that he would interfere with the investigations into the matter.
The uMkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association ( MKMVA ) want the ruling party to reconsider its disbandment of the organisation. The veterans were seen outside Zuma's Nkandla home for longtime in an attempt to prevent anyone who wanted to arrest the former president, Jacob Zuma. They have decided to ask for a special favour after attending the National Executive Committee (NEC) special meeting in which the ANC held on Wednesday, on which they discussed the blatant disregard for Covid-19 regulations and the incitement of violence by members who supported the unrest to free Zuma.
The reasons behind Tito Mboweni's sudden resignation as Finance Minister are beginning to emerge. Last year, Mboweni startled the nation when he abruptly announced his resignation, with no prior notice or indication. I have agreed to Minister Tito Mboweni's long-standing desire to be relieved of the duties of the Finance Ministry," President Cyril Ramaphosa remarked at the time.
The ANC Eastern Cape elective conference has finally kicked off today after it was delayed by internal disputes and administrative issues.The provincial conference was postponed two weeks ago after it emerged that there were outstanding issues that needed to be resolved. ANC Eastern Cape chairperson Oscar Mabuyane says security has been beefed up ahead of the provincial elective conference.
Former MKVA spokesperson, Kebby Maphatsoe, sadly passed away last week. One of his dying wish was that some ANC leaders should deliver speeches at his funeral. His desired speakers were Former President, Jacob Zuma, and ANC Chairperson Gwede Mantashe. Unfortunately Zuma couldn't attend the funeral as he's recovering from a surgery, but Mantashe honoured Maphatsoe's dying wish.
The controversial spokesperson of the MKVA members and suspended member of the African National Congress Mr Carl Niehaus's name has resurfaced on media platforms once again, in case you might have missed it the suspended member of the ANC was arrested about a month ago for breaking the level 4 lockdown regulations, this was after he was alleged to have organized Jacob Zuma's supporters to gather outside Estcourt prison after the former head of State was imprisoned for fifteen months for defying constitutional court orders.
He sent others on special leave, suspend others. He allowed corrupt others to remain in the party using his tactic of approaching High court to interdict his investigation. He arrested President Zuma, the way President Lula of Brazil was in castrated, all this to please the WMC.
Mbalula and Carl Niehaus's battle has reached an ugly stage with Niehaus threatening of suing the transport minister. Carl wants Mbalula to apologise for saying that he instigated the violent protests and lootings. He want him to take back all his accusations towards him which he said during the interview on BBC News talk show (HARDTALK) with Sackur.
Carl Niehaus wrote an a letter to politicweb newspaper where he outlines how unpaid ANC staff filed a complaint to public protector concerning their issue. The unhappy ANC staff members who have since laid criminal charges against National Office Bearers of ANC have also filed a complaint with Public Protector.
Angry Carl Niehaus takes Mbalula to court, here's why The bad blood between Mbalula and Carl Niehaus continues. Former MKVA spokesperson, Carl Niehaus is taking transport minister, Fikile Mbalula to court. Niehaus has shared the letter that his laywer, Eric Mabuza, sent to Min.
Defence Minister Thandi Modise, her deputy Thabang Makwetla and Minister in the presidency Mondli Gungubele were kept hostage for two hours and 50 minutes in Pretoria on Thursday evening. They were meeting liberation war veterans at St George's Hotel to hear complaints ranging from lack of decent housing to the government's failure to provide for their children.
Many would know him by now. Ngizwe Mchunu has played pivotal role in inciting havoc over the country under the slogan 'free Zuma out of jail'. Ngizwe Mchunu has been at the forefront at Nkandla protecting Zuma from being arrested. At some point he was seen wearing MKVA soldiers uniforms on guard with the MKVA soldiers outside Zuma's house.
MKMVA members are livid and they have decided to take drastic step to address their problems. On Thursday night, the former liberation combatants held Defense minister Thandi Modise, Minister in presidency Mondli Gungubele and deputy defense minister Thabang Makwetla hostage at St. George’s hotel in Pretoria.
I respect Mr Mashaba, but your problem is that you focus too much on destroying ANC not on building your own party This is hypocrite, I can't support this kind of madness, this Mashaba guy is like a spoiled child, who always complain, he has no support in our government and he cannot bring solutions for our national government, we can't have this kind of men in our presidential candidates, if we put him in national government, he will bring a lot of mess, I will give him municipalities only for national government, he is a looserHe need to blame only KZN provincial government, Community leaders in KZN and MKVA, not Cyril Ramaphosa the president, Cyril play his role to preach the gospel of respecting the constitution and the law.