Malema's defence seeks a strike out application

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Advocate Tembeka Ngcukaitobi told the Equality Court on Tuesday morning that the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) were equally appalled by Twitter trolls harassing journalists, since they were also guilty of abusing the party.

Ngcukaitobi told the court that blaming the EFF for violence was unfair, and that the third parties who harassed journalists should be expected to take responsibility for their actions. The EFF, Ngcukaitobi argued, has taken a clear stance against violence.

He mentioned a Vodacom store that was trashed in Limpopo, saying the culprits wore EFF shirts but that it wasn’t an action sanctioned by the party.

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