Steven Motale
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24 Jul 2014
10:27 am

Malema fell into ANC trap

Steven Motale

When the ANC expelled Julius Malema, everyone thought he was destined to wander the political wilderness.

Sunday Independent Editor, Steve Motale

After being stripped of his assets and being slapped with a multimillion-rand tax bill by the SA Revenue Services, hopes were high – among Malema’s enemies – that he was history.

But the man took everyone by surprise – he miraculously resuscitated his political career by founding a political party that went on to
secure the endorsement of more than a million voters in the May 7 elections. Still, it looks like the ANC has not given up hope of obliterating this anarchist of its own creation, and regrettably Malema is not smart enough to see this and is taking the bait.

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