On Tuesday Mbeki had a go at the ANC and the EFF over their stance on land expropriation without compensation and so, the EFF had their turn to give it back.
Political commentator, Moeletsi Mbeki, has been accused by The Economic Freedom Fighters, of “dancing to the tune of AfriForum”.
Mbeki said on Tuesday that the African National Congress and EFF’s stance on land expropriation without compensation was a mere attack on the white population.
Ahead of the general elections next year, Mbeki says the conversation on land is about attracting voters, Briefly.co.za gathered.
EWN reported that Mbeki was speaking at the “Nation in Conversation” panel discussion at the Nampo gathering in Bothaville on Tuesday. Mbeki said in order for the ANC to bring back voters who are abandoning the ruling party is by attacking the white population.
Nampo held in Bothaville in the Free State, Mbeki was speaking at the Nation in Conversation panel discussion.
Malema, the EFF leader, was labelled a black racist by Mbeki. He advised white South Africans not to worry about the land issue.
EFF spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi has responded to Mbeki’s remarks.
“He’s dancing to the tune of AfriForum in all characterisation. Simply because we want land to be redistributed, we’re labelled racist. Moeletsi Mbeki has been the most dishonest in that regard.”
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