True to his magnanimous leadership trait, President Jacob Zuma commended the Economic Freedom Fighters’ Julius Malema, the Inkatha Freedom Party’s Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi and Cope’s Mosiuoa Lekota as some of the debaters who contributed valuably to the two-day debate on the state of the nation address in Parliament.
Our country has been in a crisis of racialised inequality and poverty for more than three centuries now.
Everyone’s raving about how great President Jacob Zuma’s response to the Sona debate was. But lest we forget, this man is called Gedleyihlekisa, the one who hits you hard while smiling with you.
Some fighters came with a purpose, others came for the party, and a few drily said they were duped.
Suspended EFF MP Khanyisile Litchfield-Tshabalala has slammed party leader Julius Malema, claiming he called her and other women “tea girls” and so undermined the profession.
President Jacob Zuma was on a charm offensive in Parliament while responding to a two-day debate on his state of the nation address.
The Economic Freedom Fighters is taking disciplinary action against party MPs Mpho Ramakatsa and Lucky Twala.
The Economic Freedom Fighters has welcomed an apology to its leader Julius Malema by National Assembly Speaker and ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete.
The South African Human Rights Commission has received a complaint about National Assembly speaker Baleka Mbete calling Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema a cockroach.
Andile Mngxitama says contrary to popular belief, he has never been friends with former convict Gayton McKenzie and sushi king Kenny Kunene.
It was red vs red in the heart of Sandton today as a small crowd of Economic Freedom Fighters determined to “save the (party’s) soul” clashed with those loyal to leader Julius Malema.
Economic Freedom Fighters members of Parliament Andile Mngxitama and Khanyisile Litchfield-Tshabalala have been suspended.
Name calling and rhetoric are commonplace on the South African political scene. A politician’s currency seems to gain value with their use of colourful language.
National Assembly speaker Baleka Mbete is inciting violence against the Economic Freedom Fighters by describing them as thugs and party leader Julius Malema as a cockroach, the party said.
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South Africa ended a fragile week in better shape, highlighting its democratic resilience. That is a good sign.