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Julius Sello Malema

Date of Birth: 01/01/1981
Place of Birth: Transvaal Province, South Africa


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ANC’s not-so-clean slates

Estimates of the ANC vote range from 48% to more than 60% while there is a general consensus that the right-of-centre Democratic Alliance of Mmusi Maimane is likely to drop below 20% down from 22% in 2014 and the radical Economic Freedom Fighters of Julius Malema are likely to break through the 10% threshold up from 6% (AC Vol 60 No 1 The fight for the ANC's soul)...


Win first, then work

Julius Malema and his associates have built the Economic Freedom Fighters and Andile Mngxitama the Black First Land First (BLF) movement on the perception of ANC betrayal...

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Fund in the firing line

The report which will be followed by a series of criminal investigations said the bank was looted by its directors and staff and a trail of politically connected individuals as well as politicians in the African National Congress and the national leadership of the Economic Freedom Fighters which is led by Julius Malema and his deputy Floyd Shivambu...


Ramaphosa rattled

When Maimane dismissed Ramaphosa's response as inadequate and both he and Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema called for a full investigation into all payments into his election fund Ramaphosa said he would repay the money and investigate all payments into the election fund account...


Riyadh to the rescue

Another complication in the arms deal with Saudi Arabia is that the populist Economic Freedom Fighters of Julius Malema and the right-of-centre Democratic Alliance of Mmusi Maimane will accuse the Ramaphosa government of selling the family silver getting little for South Africa in return...


Another one bites the dust

Africa Confidential understands that Julius Malema the populist leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters had threatened to expose more 'secrets' about Nene if he did not resign...


Investors weigh rescue plan

But at home Ramaphosa faces growing criticism from both ends of the political spectrum – on the left for repackaging neoliberal policies in the eyes of Julius Malema's populist Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) and on the right for capitulating to the populists...


Europe discovers Africa, again

But Ramaphosa has repeatedly been forced onto the defensive on land reform by Julius Malema's Economic Freedom Fighters who first introduced and won a motion in Parliament in favour of expropriation without compensation and more recently pushed the ANC to embrace a change in the country's Constitution which many ANC members see as unnecessary...


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