WATCH: Malema interview goes south over Gordhan Canadian account claims

- | 7 months ago

EFF leader Julius Malema was interviewed by Redi Tlhabi on SABC News show Unfiltered, where the pair discussed the launch of the EFF’s new manifesto in an amicable chat that was going well – until, that is, the leader of the red berets was questioned on the EFF’s accusations about a Canadian bank account they claim belongs to Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan.

Malema lodged a criminal case against Gordhan at the Brooklyn Police Station in Pretoria on in November. Part of the charges related to a Canadian bank account the minister is alleged to have, in which he supposedly has more than R665 million stashed away as a result of earlier “favours” for taxpayers.

“He ordered various taxpayers to deposit large amounts of money into the said account in exchange for favours, which were to the detriment of the fiscus and the South African public,” the party’s charges against Gordhan alleged.

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