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Vodacom shuts stores after being trashed and looted by EFF 'supporters'

3 December 2018 8:37 PM
Tags:
EFF
Julius Malema
Economic Freedom Fighters
Floyd Shivambu
Vodacom
abusers of democracy
Mall of the North

Angered by their leaders being called “abusers of democracy”, the crowd rampaged. Bruce Whitfield interviews Dr Iraj Abedian.
FILE: EFF leader Julius Malema and Floyd Shivambu. Picture: Abigail Javier/EWN

Police are searching for suspects while Vodacom has shut some of its outlets after what seemed to be EFF supporters trashed a store at the Mall of the North in Limpopo.

The crowd assaulted women and stole goods, according to Vodacom.

A video of the chaos is doing the rounds on social media.

Corruption Watch Chairman Mavuso Msimang in an image called Julius Malema and Floyd Shivambu “abusers of democracy”, angering the EFF supporters.

Msimang was speaking at the Vodacom Journalism Awards.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Dr Iraj Abedian, CEO at Pan-African Investments and Research Services.

Abedian also briefly touched on the imploding Eskom.

Listen to the interview in the audio below (and scroll down for quotes from it).

…Here is a party that has gone rogue... recurrent incidences put big question marks on the party…

Dr Iraj Abedian, Pan-African Investments and Research Services

The notion of accountability… should stretch into these arenas…

Dr Iraj Abedian, Pan-African Investments and Research Services

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This article first appeared on 702 : Vodacom shuts stores after being trashed and looted by EFF 'supporters'


3 December 2018 8:37 PM
Tags:
EFF
Julius Malema
Economic Freedom Fighters
Floyd Shivambu
Vodacom
abusers of democracy
Mall of the North

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