It's official: Malema's EFF is a political party
Julius Malema's Economic Freedom Fighters got the nod from the Independent Electoral Commission and can officially be called a political party. Julius Malema of the Economic Freedom Fighters. Julius Malema's Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has officially been recognised as a political party.
The IEC said they did not generally issue statements on party registrations, but directed the M&G to their website, where the EFF was listed as a party on an alphabetical list, between the lesser known East Rand Forum and the Economic Freedom Movement. The new party's registration was delayed thanks to a complaint to the IEC by the Freedom Front Plus (FF+) requesting the body decline the application of Malema on constitutional grounds.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Mail & GuardianSimilar Stories