EFF's slapper-in-chief says he did it because he won't 'bow down' to 'arrogant racists'

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- citizen.co.za | 5 months ago

Warrant Officer Johan Carstens, the policeman slapped by Dlamini, has since opened a case of assault against the EFF following the incident, which was caught on video and went viral.

The EFF has claimed that the incident was an act of “necessary self-defence” as they had received information about a possible assassination attempt on their leader, Julius Malema, allegedly involving police in cahoots with right wingers. Parliament said in a statement on Friday that its presiding officers condemned the incident.

Video of the incident has gone viral showing EFF MPs in a scuffle with security officials after the Sona, ending in an officer being slapped.

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