- EFF deputy secretary-general Hlengiwe Mkhaliphi was awarded her honours degree on Wednesday evening
- Mkhaliphi achieved the degree in public administration through UNISA
- Senior leaders within the EFF came out to support Mkhaliphi at the ceremony
The EFF is making a name for itself as a party which has educated leaders at the helm.
EFF deputy secretary-general Hlengiwe Mkhaliphi now added to their list of academic achievements as she graduated with an honours degree in public administration.
Briefly.co.za reported that EFF Deputy President, Floyd Shivambu, was quick to share the news via social media.
On Wednesday evening, the EFF leaders came out in their numbers in support of Mkhaliphi at her graduation.
She was joined by deputy president Floyd Shivambu, national chairperson Dali Mpofu and treasurer general Leigh-Ann Mathys.
EFF leader Julius Malema was unable to attend the event, but conveyed his admiration via twitter.
In a tweet, EFF Tshwane quoted former president Nelson Mandela: “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”
Mkhaliphi joins a growing list of leaders within the party who are living up to these values.
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