Mbalula is the ANC's NW premier candidate, according to Malema

- | 9 months ago

The African National Congress (ANC) released the names of their premier candidates on Monday, but left out the North West – leading to speculation as to who will lead the province.

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has a theory of his own. When ANC head of elections Fikile Mbalula took to Twitter to say “Good morning South Africa,” Malema jokingly responded: “How are you NW premier candidate?” READ MORE: These are (almost) all the names of the ANC’s premier candidates The pair are known for their banter on Twitter, which in the past has included Mbalula sharing a “sauce picture” of Malema and making fun of what he saw as the low attendance of an EFF rally.

Their Twitter exchanges aren’t always a joking matter, with Malema having “warned” Mbalula to stop with what he described as “childish conduct” after the ANC head of elections made fun of an EFF supporter on the platform.

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