I love Tupac and Biggie for the sake of reconciliation, says EFF's Comrade Bae

Some refer to the EFF (Economic Freedom Fighters) spokesperson as 'The People's Bae' or 'Comrade Bae', but there's more to him than meets the eye.

702's Azania Mosaka speaks to Mbuyiseni Ndlozi and gets to find out what he is really about.

Listen to the interview below:

Once I believed that I might be a pastor. I grew up very charismatised and I also thought I might be an academic.

Mbuyiseni Ndlozi, EFF national spokesperson

Most lecturers sat me down and said that I should consider pursuing post-graduate studies because I have something to say academically.

Mbuyiseni Ndlozi, EFF national spokesperson

Ndlozi said he is under the mentorship of collective EFF leaders, as well as Julius Malema and Floyd Shivambu.

He is currently pursuing a PhD qualification exploring black youth politics and political subjectivity.

I have huge admiration for my mother. You think about where she was and who she was when she was my age, I realised that she's truly strong. She represents a lot of black women out there who are deserted by their lovers.

Mbuyiseni Ndlozi, EFF national spokesperson

The love of black people drives me. I am mentored by the Deputy President and the CIC of the EFF, they are like Oliver Tambo and Nelson Mandela.

Mbuyiseni Ndlozi, EFF national spokesperson
Read More
Is 'Right of Admission Reserved' promoting exclusion? Here's why it's tricky

Is 'Right of Admission Reserved' promoting exclusion? Here's why it's tricky

Proving you've been unfairly discriminated against at public establishments comes down to evidence, says lawyer Tyrone Maseko.

Govt's UIF programme funds skills training to boost employability

Govt's UIF programme funds skills training to boost employability

The Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) is working towards creating and retaining jobs for South Africa's unemployed. Here's how.

Gifted father and son shine while continuing musical legacy of Masote family

Gifted father and son shine while continuing musical legacy of Masote family

Orchestra runs in the blood of the Masote family who are known for their contribution to the SA music landscape. Take a listen.

LISTEN: Vlogger takes a stab at what different Mzantsi lingos sound like

LISTEN: Vlogger takes a stab at what different Mzantsi lingos sound like

Ta Fire's (Siyabulelo Deli) satirical vlog takes a cheeky jibe at what 'Sefrican' languages sound like...and it is hilarious.

How Mzansi Magic has enchanted South African TV viewers

How Mzansi Magic has enchanted South African TV viewers

Many believe Mzansi Magic has rewritten the script of TV making and we evaluate the impact of the local entertainment channel.

Planet Earth II filmmaker zooms in on wildlife on Earth

Planet Earth II filmmaker zooms in on wildlife on Earth

Film director and producer Dr. Fredi Devas opens up about the process of filming the highly-anticipated BBC series Planet Earth 2.

Popular articles
Home Affairs takes on Oppenheimer family over VIP airport terminal

Home Affairs takes on Oppenheimer family over VIP airport terminal

The department's DG Mkuseli Apleni says Home Affairs cannot simply grant special immigration services to this wealthy family.

Photographer captures Cape's dwindling dam levels with a drone

Photographer captures Cape's dwindling dam levels with a drone

The latest figures show dam levels at 36.8%, which means they could run almost empty by the time 2017 the winter rains come.

Driving lessons to be incorporated into SA school's curriculum

Driving lessons to be incorporated into SA school's curriculum

Spokesperson for Transport Minister, Dipou Peters, says learners will be given an opportunity to become good and safe drivers.

LISTEN: I paid for sound system from my own personal account - Phahlane

LISTEN: I paid for sound system from my own personal account - Phahlane

Acting National Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane says he paid for his R80 0000 sound system at his house in Pretoria.

Medical students given deadline to accept placements or lose their spots

Medical students given deadline to accept placements or lose their spots

22 medical students who have declined placements for internships could lose their positions to foreign nationals.

Earn peanuts? How to best invest very small amounts...

Earn peanuts? How to best invest very small amounts...

Got a spare R200 or R300 a month? Here’s how to make that money work hard and grow…

How a family butchery became the first Pick n Pay in Diepkloof

How a family butchery became the first Pick n Pay in Diepkloof

The Monageng family started with their mom–and–pop corner butchery in 1972 and now have partnership with Pick n Pay in Soweto.

It's not the end of the road... Top tips to improve your matric

It's not the end of the road... Top tips to improve your matric

"Recognise that it’s not the end, it’s the beginning." Expert advise for school-leavers who want to improve their results.