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Veterans get a room to call ‘home’

Military Veterans’ Association steps in after the M&G highlights the plight of freedom fighters

Homeless freedom fighters battle  for a place called ‘home’

Many Umkhonto weSizwe veterans find themselves living on the streets, abandoned by the country that they helped to free​

Zuma unlikely to get a fair trial in SA – MKMVA

The MKMVA strongly asserts former president Jacob Zuma's inalienable right to be presumed innocent until, and if, proven guilty.

Des van Rooyen admits asking Guptas’ help for MKMVA

This is not the first Gupta-related finding by a Public Protector against Van Rooyen.

This soldier will fight for JZ till the end

Kebby Maphatsoe, wary of Western ‘agents’, derides Ramaphosa as the white people’s darling

MK rebels want to expel Maphatsoe

The president of the vets is accused of illegally using state funds and fake members to get himself elected

MKMVA plans to lodge a complaint against “factional” Cyril Ramaphosa

Maphatsoe accused Ramaphosa of being factional and of lying when he claimed to have attended the conference to forge unity within the MK.

Cyril Ramaphosa blames ANC leaders for MK divisions

Ramaphosa was speaking on Saturday at a joint MK conference held by some MKMVA members and the MK National Council.

Zuma warns ANC members against joining counter-revolutionary forces

“Some have fallen for the trap and have joined these groupings in order to appear as intellectually and morally sound,” Zuma said.

Senior MKMVA leaders boycott elective conference

The four have distanced themselves from what they believe is an “unconstitutional conference” to elect new leadership.

Editorial: Something’s rotten in the MKMVA

The Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans’ Association (MKMVA) has not exactly covered itself in glory.

MK council guns for ‘fake’ vets

Questions are being raised within the ANC about the age of some supposed military veterans.

Booing is unhealthy, says Umkhonto veteran

May Day incidents 'showed signs of an intolerant society and an unhealthy democracy'.

Brian Molefe MP nomination will damage ANC ahead of 2019 elections – SACP North West

Molefe is due to be sworn in as Member of Parliament this week, amidst speculation that a Cabinet reshuffle is imminent.

Umkhonto weSizwe chair took Gupta’s money – Mentor

Facebook famous former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor has hit back at the UKMVA chair, saying he pocketed millions of rands meant for anti-apartheid fighters.

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