Malema's 'dead white man' Mugabe tribute cleared by Twitter, despite complaints

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EFF leader Julius Malema's tweet containing quotes next to a picture late Zimbabwean Robert Mugabe has been found not to have violated Twitter's rules, Malema posted on Sunday.

 He posted a note from the social media company telling him that there had been a complaint about his slideshow of Mugabe quotes, hashtagged #Gushungo, after Mugabe's family totem.  Rest in power #GUSHUNGO pic.twitter.com/TQk5bQaTKe— Julius Sello Malema (@Julius_S_Malema) September 14, 2019The words on one slide, "The only white man you can trust is a dead white man", next to a picture of Mugabe, was flagged by a DA leader Atholl Trollip as "racist" and "incendiary".

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