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Five Malema Quotes That Are Becoming A Reality

AFRICANGLOBE - The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has grown in leaps and bounds, party leader Julius Malema told a stadium full of supporters during the party’s Tshela Thupa Rally. Scores of supporters attended what was the EFF’s final attempt at canvassing for votes, days before the country went to the polls for what has been described as one of the country’s most crucial national elections since the dawn of democracy.

“Stop Worshipping Whiteness” Malema Tells South Africans

AFRICANGLOBE - EFF leader Julius Malema delivered his Youth Day speech at the iconic University of Fort Hare on Sunday, and he delivered it with all the fire and brimstone we’ve come to expect from the beloved politician. He told the crowds that the minds of South Africans “still need liberating”, and vowed to serve as the party leader until “the worship of whiteness” had finished.

South Africa To Prosecute Racist Trash Over Online Rant Against Black...

AFRICANGLOBE - A white male racist who filmed himself uttering racial slurs while vacationing abroad is to appear in a South African court on Tuesday. Adam Catzavelos will be making his first appearance on a charge of crimen injuria. In the online rant, Catzavelos used the word "Kaffir" to refer to Black people while on vacation in Greece.

South Africa’s Economic Freedom Fighters Celebrate Growth

AFRICANGLOBE - South Africa’s Economic Freedom Fighters, EFF, have thanked voters for reposing confidence in them by giving them more seats in the next National Assembly. The EFF gained ground in the May 8 elections, its second presidential and parliamentary election. The party grossed 10.7% of the vote, up from 6.3% five years ago.

South Africa Is The World’s Most Unequal Country

AFRICANGLOBE - Perhaps nowhere in today's South Africa is the country's inequality on more dramatic display than in the neighboring Johannesburg suburbs of Sandton and Alexandra. Unemployment in the country of 56 million people soars past 25%. There are tire-burning protests almost every day over the lack of basic services like working toilets in mostly Black neighborhoods. Whites still hold much of the wealth and private levers of power, while Blacks trim their lawns and clean their homes.

ANC Struggling To Retain Support Among South Africans

AFRICANGLOBE - South Africa’s president, Cyril Ramaphosa has been addressing rallies across the country, hoping to persuade an electorate of 27 million to back the ruling African National Congress (ANC) one more time in the May 8 general elections.

Self-Hating South Africans Are Once Again Attacking African Migrants

AFRICANGLOBE - Xenophobic violence has erupted in South Africa again, in a cycle that is now being fueled by politicians ramping up anti-immigrant rhetoric in a country where African migrants are easy targets. Last week, Malawians living among South Africans in a squatter camp on the outskirts of Durban were attacked by their neighbors. More than 100 crowded into a police station for protection and were eventually housed in a tent in an open field. Unconfirmed reports said two people were killed.