Julius Malema made it implicitly clear at the Youth Day that he and his supporters “no longer obeyed the blocking laws”. The EFF leader’s tantrum came the day after South Africa fell to level 3 of the lockdown, reducing the maximum size of an outdoor gathering to 100 people. At his rally in Centurion, however, there was a MUCH larger crowd.
Julius Malema was due of holding insulted “mass gathering” at level 3
The uncontrolled gathering increased on Wednesday, raising fears that a “super-spreader event” might take place. Gauteng is already feeling the pressure of the third wave as cases continue to rise and hospital beds fill up. Over 13,000 new infections were registered on Wednesday – and Malema’s antics shocked many South Africans.
Juju was reprimanded for ‘organizing superspreader events’ – and one of his old enemies suspects a conspiracy …
Helen Zille also got involved in the discourse suggests that Malema is INTENTIONALLY hosting super-spreader events because his party plans to postpone local elections in October. Juju yesterday urged the crowd to “stop listening to nonsensical regulations” and challenged President Ramaphosa’s banning authority. But Zille sees a trick in this …
“We all know that Julius Malema doesn’t want elections in October. The IEC has said the only reason to postpone the election would be if rampant COVID-19 infections spiral out of control. So Julius is running super spreader rallies like he did [on Wednesday]. This is a transparent strategy for postponing elections. ”