'It's like asking me what can I do to avoid getting raped?' – EFF Gauteng chair irked at Alex inquiry

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- news24.com | 4 months ago

A question which a South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) panel member raised at the Alexandra inquiry, which suggested that the EFF's approach to land occupation contributed to human rights violations, has irked EFF Gauteng chairperson Mandisa Mashego.

"Is the EFF looking at rethinking or tweaking the way in which it calls for land occupation?" senior legal officer at the SAHRC, Princess Ka-Siboto, asked during the inquiry in Johannesburg on Thursday. But Mashego, who was making submissions on behalf of EFF leader Julius Malema, expressed concern.

"I am disappointed by this question, you are representing the HRC.

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