Malema gives up on the DA and wants the EFF to govern Joburg

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- briefly.co.za | 2 weeks ago

- The Economic Freedom Fighters want to have a chance of governing the city of Johannesburg- Julius Malema wants the DA to back their candidate- The former mayor, Herman Mashaba, will be stepping down on the 27th of NovemberJulius Malema, leader of the EFF, has decided that the EFF should govern Johannesburg and that the DA should back their candidate instead of nominating their own.

By the time voting begins next week, Malema said that the EFF would name their candidates according to city-press.news24.com. “We reaffirm our position that the EFF will field a candidate for the mayoral position of the City of Johannesburg when the current mayor vacates his position on November 27 2019,” Malema said at a briefing held at the Nasrec Expo Centre on Thursday.

Malema also questioned why the EFF had to always form coalitions to assist the DA with winning positions while they were not afforded the same courtesy.

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