Mzansi reacts to Julius Malema saying he's pro-black, not anti-white

Mzansi reacts to Julius Malema saying he's pro-black, not anti-white

- Julius Malema issued a statement declaring that he is not against white people, but that he is pro-black

- South Africans reacted angrily on social media as a host of accusations were made against the EFF leader

- The social media post was shared on Thursday as the country celebrated Human Rights Day

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Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader, Julius Malema, recently clarified his position on the issue of race within South Africa.

Twitter user, @AdvBarryRoux, shared a tweet along with the caption: “Julius Malema: I am not fighting against white people. I am pro-black. I am fighting for our black people and the dignity of our people. #EFFSharpevilleDay”

Briefly.co.za understands that @AdvBarryRoux is a staunch EFF supporter.

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The post proved to be very popular in terms of reaction as it received nearly 2 000 likes.

However, numerous tweeps shared their concerns regarding the statement and Malema.

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Things got heated as those for and against the EFF quickly turned on each other.

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There were some who appreciated Juju’s statement and he may have even won them over to becoming EFF supporters.

However, not everyone was impressed and one tweep shared a blast from the past.

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