The Economic Freedom Figthers (EFF) lost to Trevor Manuel in a defamation case. The Red Berets were ordered to apologise and pay R500 000 in damages, and the news sent social media into a frenzy.
Earlier, Briefly.co.za reported that former finance minister, Trevor Manuel, won a defamation case against the EFF.
The court ordered Juju's party to apologise to Manuel and pay R500 000 in damages. The news sparked quite the reaction from our readers and we took a look at some of the comments.
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Juanita Bynum commented: "I love Juju but he deserves this one! For every action there is a reaction. This is the consequences of his actions. He must just pay and never do it again!!"
Mandisi Bani wrote: "Good that'll teach Malema to respect his elders, that's the only way to teach a rebellious child some manners.He's gonna learn the hard way that he is not above the law.Papa Penny is also coming,he must just wait, it's just the beginning."
Madadzha Thurdius said: "A very good lesson to EFF and no one is above the law."
Sam Khanyile added: "Ringo madlingozi must host a concert and sing in order for EFF to raise funds."
Hannetjie Marx commented: "This is awesome. Let him pay for all the verbal diaree that comes out of his mouth."
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