Jou ma se … P-word pandemonium on Twitter over Julius Malema insult

- | 6 months ago

South Africans woke up in disbelief on Tuesday to discover a derogatory word, often dropped in heated conversation in the Western Cape, trending on Twitter.

And it had many atwitter when they realised it involved a comment made by a journalist after being addressed by EFF leader Julius Malema at the end of a press conference. "Waking up to find p**s trending is the most South African thing I've seen today," said magazine editor Themba.

Eyewitness News has apologised unreservedly to Malema for the foul language used by its reporter Barry Bateman in conversation with another reporter after the press conference outside the Hawks' offices on Tuesday.

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