Lamola: I won't entertain Malema's 'misguided militancy'
Former ANC Youth League deputy leader Ronald Lamola has called on the youth not to support Julius Malema's proposed new party, according to a report. Factionalism or Malema's brand: What ruined the ANCYL? In an interview with the Star on Thursday, ANC Youth League leader Ronald Lamola said the expelled youth league president's forum of "radical militants" was nothing but "misguided militancy".
Lamola accused Malema of hijacking the youth league's resolutions on economic freedom taken at its national conference in Midrand in 2011. The former youth League deputy leader said Malema should have waited until he was "rehabilitated" and admitted back into the ANC rather than behave as if he was the only leader who had sacrificed for the ruling party.
He called on South Africans to "stand up and be counted" and announced his intention to hold consultative forums and platforms across the country to discuss "what is to be done".... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Mail & Guardian