ICYMI: Juju, the EFF and a miracle in church made top headlines this week

ICYMI: Juju, the EFF and a miracle in church made top headlines this week

This week in Mzansi has been fill with Juju-mania. From calls for peace amid the heated land reform debate to what other EFF members have been up to.

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Briefly.co.za took some of the biggest stories from the week and summed them up for you.

Juju calls Zulus and Afrikaners 'non-thinkers' for threatening war over land

Julius Malema weighed in on the land debate which had the Zulu nation bristling with anger and ready do war. Malema said that those who were opposed to land reform were non-thinkers and might plunge the country into civil war.

The EFF leader added "land" was synonymous with "black pain, indignity and humiliation". Malema said blacks remembered the "sjamboks", guns and police dogs that were unleashed on their people when they were forced off their land.

"We are not just talking about giving the people the land - we are talking about healing the painful past. The restoration of the land will heal the pain of black people.", he told the crowd.

Malema added this 'healing' would take place during "our lifetime", adding they were not going to pay attention to Britain or the UN, but rather listen to the South African citizens.

He also said that if Ramaphosa failed to deliver on his promises he could be removed just like Zuma was.

Juju celebrates 37th birthday with 75 000 Orlando Pirates fans

Malema topped the news again with his 37th birthday which he celebrated with along with his love of soccer. The Orlando Pirates ended up giving Juju a great birthday present with a 3-1 won over the log-leaders Mamelodi Sundowns.

The EFF is currently riding a wave of popularity after the land expropriation without compensation policy was passed in Parliament last week. The policy is a cornerstone of the EFF’s foundation.

Lame young girl allegedly walks during Sunday service at Pastor Bushiri's church

A miraculous thing has happened to a young girl on Sunday, March 4. The young girl who was lame allegedly began to walk after Prophet Shepherd Bushiri declared that everyone who was ill in his congregation should heal.

Bushiri’s attention was called to the little girl after her mother cried out for help during the service. She had told the prophet that her daughter was diagnosed with diabetes on Saturday, February 17.

The prophet said: “I command every sickness out of your body” the man of God declares to the little girl and tells her to walk. Immediately the young girl stood up and walked. No more sickness in this body in the name of Jesus Christ.”

Meet the 2 white 'boerseuns' who swear by the EFF

Cobus Roode and Corrie Gordon have upset a lot of their friends with their red political attire. Despite facing severe criticim from their friends these two white men showed their support for the EFF.

“As a white Afrikaner male in this country, I thought about this very hard and very long. And, I decided, you know, something had to be done. I think the EFF is the best alternative at this stage”, Roode said.

READ ALSO: Bheki Cele threatens criminals: "You want war, you get war"

The People's Bae only has eyes for one woman

EFF spokesman Mbuyiseni Ndlozi might be the people's bae, but he only has eyes for one woman, his lady love Mmabatho Montsho.

Although the couple likes to keep their love life private, they do give fans a rear glimpse into their relationship here and there.

Last month, Ndlozi shared a throwback photo of himself and his bae on Instagram.

The actress also only shares moments of her relationship with the People's Bae online. During the time of his graduation, the former Generations star posted pics of her man in his graduation attire.

READ ALSO: Juju says the ANC begs the MPs to participate in parly committee meetings

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