Equality Court To Rule On Sanef Case Against EFF Over Intimidation Of Journalists

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- iafrica.com | 3 months ago

The Equality Court in Pretoria on Monday was expected to hear the case against the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) in its matter against the South African National Editors’ Forum (Sanef) and several journalists.

Sanef approached the court on behalf of five journalists after they were attacked by party leader Julius Malema and his supporters. At a protest outside the Zondo commission last year, Malema called on his followers to deal decisively with certain reporters who he accused of defending “white monopoly capital”.

The journalists said they were subjected to intimidation, harassment, and death threats.

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