ANC, AfriForum are in a conspiracy to ‘eliminate’ me, says Malema

He calls the state’s case against him ‘dismal’, adding it wants ‘to get Malema and Ndlozi guilty through any means necessary’

10 March 2021 - 20:32 By nomahlubi sonjica

EFF leader Julius Malema said the common assault charge against him and party MP Mbuyiseni Ndlozi was a conspiracy to get them arrested for a crime they did not commit – and, he said, it was all about eliminating a threat.

Malema was speaking outside the Randburg magistrate’s court, where he and Ndlozi each face a common assault charge for an incident at the funeral of struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela in 2018. They have pleaded not guilty to the assault charge, which they claim is part of a political agenda...

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