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EFF had no obligation to save Masina because of our friendship: Malema

EFF chief Julius Malema says friendships do not impact his political decisions. File photo.

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EFF chief Julius Malema says his friendship with former Ekurhuleni mayor Mzwandile Masina — who did not stable the 2nd period while EFF councilors voted for a DA candidate after hung outcomes withinside the current neighborhood authorities polls — has no situations connected about assisting each other politically.


Politics, he stated, must now no longer be combined with friendship.


Malema stated Masina had did not help him at some stage in his days as ANC Youth League (ANCYL) chief while he was contesting in opposition to Lebogang Maile.


The EFF chief stated he was consequently now no longer sure to teach the party’s councilors to vote for Masina due to the fact they had been pals.


Malema stated he was hoping Masina could not permit politics to return among them.

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“Ekurhuleni has moved from Mzwandile Masina to the DA and those say, ‘Mzwandile is your friend — why did you not vote for him?'


“Our friendship has in no way been first based totally on vote casting for each other. He is no way voted for me after i was becomenside the ANCYL. He favored Lebogang over me however that did not affect our friendship.


“If he's the only one who isn't always voted for and it influences our friendship, then so be it. In our friendship engagements, we've got in no way stated we're going to vote for ea other to stay pals. There isn't any such arrangement.”


In Malema’s world, he stated, being pals at the same time as withinside the political area does not imply you're assured each other help.


“I do not work on friendship. These comrades, lots of them are my pals, however, if we come to political problems in which we do not discover each other, the difference is to disagree as it isn't always friendly. It is political and needs to be political all of the time.”


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