New ANC MP Xiaomei Havard brushes off racial attack

21 February 2021 - 00:00 By amanda khoza

Xiaomei Havard is unfazed by the 'xenophobic' social media uproar that accompanied her recent appointment as an ANC MP.

Soon after the China-born naturalised South African citizen was announced as a replacement MP for late minister in the presidency Jackson Mthembu, the ANC received a backlash on social media, including from some ANC members...

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