Citizen Reporter
1 minute read
6 Nov 2017
5:10 pm

Sies! says Malema after Nzimande ‘declares war’, only to ‘belittle’ himself

Citizen Reporter

Many followers of the EFF leader on Twitter seemed to agree that Nzimande's demand to be reinstated was perhaps motivated by him missing the perks of the ministerial handbook.

Blade Nzimande. File Picture: Nigel Sibanda

The Sunday Times report that President Jacob Zuma rejected the SACP’s request to reinstate party boss Blade Nzimande as higher education minister has left a seemingly disgusted Julius Malema wondering if Nzimande has any self-respect.

A political journalist wondered if SACP’s threat to resign en masse from Zuma’s Cabinet if he continues to sideline alliance partners rang hollow.

Some recalled an exchange between Malema and ANC MP Hlomani Chauke during a parliamentary debate a few months ago when Zuma told Chauke to stop interjecting, as he comes across as desperately looking for a job from Zuma.

Some had a psychological take on what Nzimande may be going through.

Another Twitter user could have been mistaken for taking pity on the former higher education and training minister.

The rest of the respondents to Malema’s tweet concurred that indeed it could be extremely cold outside the ANC,


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