Malema vowed that the EFF’s support for Africa and Africans around the world will “never be shaken by the so-called ‘Put South Africa First'” movement.
Julius Malema’s wish may well come true after Jacob Zuma’s daughter, Duduzile Zuma, asked him what type of tea he drinks.
Herman Mashaba has invited opposition political parties to an “engagement platform” – but has made clear that EFF is not welcome.
Herman Mashaba says Julius Malema breached his oath of office as an MP when he urged foreign nationals to “find a creative way” of entering South Africa.
EFF leader Julius Malema commented on a wide range of issues during his press conference. Here is a summary of what he said in quotes.
The ANC says the EFF’s “pseudo-political militancy” in Parliament has “subverted the very meaning of democracy – the rule of the majority.”
EFF leader Julius Malema initiated a private member’s bill in Parliament in 2018 to nationalise SA Reserve Bank, but Treasury has strongly opposed it.
DA Federal Council Chairperson Helen Zille says her party’s setback in the recent by-elections can partly be attributed to its coalitions with EFF.
DA national spokesperson Refiloe Nt’sekhe said the party was analysing the results after emerging with a net loss of seven wards.
Ramaphosa urged all parties involved to act with restraint, resolve their differences peacefully through dialogue and uphold the principle of non-racialism.