Political Desk: 'EFF's destruction is at the hands of Malema'

Political analyst based at Unisa, Professor Lesiba Teffo says the Economic Freedom Fighters have done well so far.

Speaking on the Political desk with Bongani Bingwa, Professor Teffo says in the last few months the EFF has taken a knock and it's because of its leader Julius Malema.

I think in the past three months or so, I have seen brand EFF taking a knock. And unfortunately the champion in that regard is the chief in commander himself.

Professor Lesiba Teffo, Political analyst

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This racial discourse where the anti-racist uses racial categories ending up himself sounding racist is exactly what I'm opposed too. Don't take part in a discussion that will ultimately widen the gap between black and white.

Professor Lesiba Teffo, Political analyst

Professor Teffo says we are living in an era of pragmatism and not ideologies and ideologues.

I take note of the fact that the commander in chief of the EFF is beginning to be responsive of the criticism and the backlash that his suffering now based on this anti-white sentiment his so much part of championing.

Professor Lesiba Teffo, Political analyst

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This article first appeared on 702 : Political Desk: 'EFF's destruction is at the hands of Malema'


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