Lebo M Throws His Weight behind ActionSA Ahead of Local Elections

Lebo M Throws His Weight behind ActionSA Ahead of Local Elections

  • Lebo M is the latest celebrity to through his weight behind a political party ahead of the local elections
  • He endorsed the party because he is exhausted with the high levels of corruption and crime in the country
  • ActionSA is taking the public protector to court in a bid to have her findings set aside

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JOHANNESBURG - Media personality Lebo M is the latest celebrity to endorse a political party ahead of the local elections.

He has thrown his weight behind Action SA and has been campaigning for Herman Mashaba's party ahead of the elections.

Lebo M, ActionSA, elections, Herman Mashaba
Lebo M has endorsed Herman Mashaba's political party ahead of the local elections. Photo credit: @Action4SA
Source: Twitter

Lebo M spoke to the Daily Sun and told them that he chose to support Action SA because he believes that Mashaba's party can bring dignity back to South Africa.

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He revealed that he is exhausted by the high levels of crime and corruption present in South Africa.

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Herman Mashaba has reportedly decided to take the public protector to court in a bid to have her findings set aside according to TimesLIVE.

The public protector's report found that Mashaba's administration allowed for maladministration and excessive irregular expenditure.

The investigation was launched after an anonymous complaint alleged that things were not done correctly under Mashaba.

Politicians play dirty: DA claims a vote for ActionSA could mean EFF in power

Earlier, Briefly News reported that members of the Democratic Alliance and ActionSA have their claws pointed at one another following some pretty brutal comments. According to DA Deputy Federal Council Chair Thomas Walters, a vote for ActionSA is a vote for the EFF.

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His accusations come just days before the municipal elections and definitely pack a punch. In a letter, Walters claims current ActionSA leader Herman Meshaba unduly used his time as the Mayor of Johannesburg to lobby for the EFF., The Citizen reports.

"Mr Mashaba clearly sees the EFF as a partner, not a danger to the future of South Africa. EFF policies would take SA down the road to ruin, but Mr Mashaba sees them as a partner," he wrote.

ActionSA Leader Herman Mashaba dances with Metro cops, gets them in trouble

In similar news, a group of metro police officers in Johannesburg have come under fire after they were seen dancing with the leader of ActionSA, Herman Mashaba, in a video.

The South African Police Act mandates its employees to not display their personal political associations or preferences while on duty and wearing their uniform.

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This law does not prevent police officers from being members of political parties and participating in events in their spare time but rather aims to present the police force as a unified, unbiased, entity.

Source: Briefly News

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