- Julius Malema, leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters, has come to the defence of South Africans who connect to the electricity grid illegally- Malema called it 'leadership' and saying the EFF would never punish those doing so- The EFF leader said this when addressing thousands during the party's May Day rally It was the EFF's May Day rally, and Julius Malema was addressing the crowd in Alexandra, Johannesburg, when he defended South Africans who illegal connect to the electricity grid.
IOL News reported that Malema came to the defence of residents of informal settlements and townships who make use of these illegal electricity connections. PAY ATTENTION: Do you want to know what's trending on Briefly.co.za? Join our WhatsApp group today.
According to him, the EFF would not punish people who made connections like that and added that it shows leadership.