P-word debacle: Barry Bateman's 'unprofessional' behaviour not condoned - Sanef

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- news24.com | 2 months ago

The South African Editors' Forum (Sanef) has added its voice to the debacle where Eyewitness News (EWN) journalist Barry Bateman called EFF leader Julius Malema a "p**s" shortly after an interview on Tuesday.

The video has been shared widely on social media and Bateman's name was trending on Twitter on Tuesday. In a brief statement, Sanef said in noted the "raging debate on the matter of 702 journalist, Barry Bateman, and his uttering of an unsavoury word in public allegedly aimed at EFF leader Julius Malema".

"Sanef notes the concerns raised by the supporters of the EFF.

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