South Africa: Malema - My Africa Dream Is for a Continent That's Prosperous and All-Inclusive

Mr Malema owns up to the fact that he spent a lot of time in his early years in trouble with the police, not merely for his political activities, but because he was, in his own words, "always getting into trouble, even at school".

But his grandmother got him out of that trouble almost every time. He is both inspired by her life and strength and clearly still grieves for her.

She died just two days before Malema's Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) -- which he formed in 2013 after being thrown out of the ANC -- held its final rally before the 2019 national elections which saw the EFF grow in every region of the country, increasing its share of the total vote dramatically to almost 11 per cent.

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