Revolutionary greetings Azanian warriors. Firstly, we wish to thank all those who have worked very hard to ensure our movement was able to submit candidates to contest the 2016 LGE. However, today ended with the IEC blocking our movement from participating in the LGE. Continue reading “Message from the National Convernor on IEC process”
The Black First Land First (BLF) movement is taking the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) to court on an urgent basis. BLF has been banned by the IEC from participating on the upcoming August 3, Local Government Elections (LGE).
For two weeks the IEC has refused to give reasons or an update on the BLF application for registration. Just an hour ago BLF received a letter from the IEC practically blocking our participation in the LGEs.
BLF has decided to take the matter to the Northern Gauteng High Court on an urgent basis.
For further information contact:
BLF National Convenor
Cell: 082 678 3200
Over 800 delegates from across the country attended the Black First Land First (BLF) Launch Conference in Soweto yesterday at which the Black Agenda for blacks only was adopted. The Conference was addressed by, amongst others by Pastor Xola Skosana of the Way of Life Kilombo in Khayelitsha as well as by the veteran social and woman’s liberation activist Bev Ditsie. Two speakers emphasized black unity and black love: