Land and jobs are top priorities for radical South African party

- | 8 months ago

Malema sings with members of his leadership after delivering the party’s 2019 Election Manifesto at the Giant Stadium in Pretoria.

— AFP photo SOSHANGUVE, South Africa: The far-left South African EFF party unveiled its programme for legislative elections in May, with land expropriation and jobs at the top of the list. “We cannot postpone the land question, we can not postpone the jobs questions,” said Julius Malema, head of the Economic Freedom Fighters party.

He spoke to several thousand EFF members wearing the party colour red in a stadium in Soshanguve, north of Pretoria, telling them: “We are hungry now, we want to eat now.

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