ANC blasted by The Economist

 ANC elite this week got blasted by The Economist – whose correspondent writes: “Julius Malema, firebrand leader of the ruling African National Congress Youth League, can apparently get away with singing songs urging people to Shoot the Boer, but not, it seems with suggesting that the ANC might own a nightclub where SA’s new black elite can lick sushi off a near-naked woman’s body…”

At a multi-million rand sushi and champagne bash, hosted by Kenny Kunene, flamboyant ex-convicted turned business tycoon to advertise the imminent opening of his ZAR club in Cape Town, Malema accused Helen Zille, leader of the opposition Democratic Alliance, of trying to close down all nightclubs in the dA-run Mother city with her new liquor-licensing laws. “This one belongs to the ANC,’ he announced triumphantly – with the implication that it was therefore untouchable..’


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About Adriana Stuijt
Retired South African-Dutch journalist formerly Sunday Times Johannesburg

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