Can This Young Justice Minister Uproot South Africa's Corruption Problem?

- | 3 months ago

His initial entry into national politics came in the ANC Youth League with Julius Malema, a well-known populist firebrand.

But unlike Malema, who was expelled from the ANC and went on to form the Economic Freedom Fighters, Lamola, although suspended and dismissed, held onto his party membership. This led to Malema labeling Lamola a “sellout” and claiming that Lamola made an unspecified “deal” with Zuma.

But recently Malema, who has never held back either in the press or in Parliament, has shown a distinct reluctance to take on Lamola publicly.

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