EFF replaces ‘rebel’ three

2015-04-22 00:00

PRETORIA — Less than two weeks after dismissing three of the four “rebel” members of Parliament, the EFF has appointed new MPs following a victory in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria yesterday.

The EFF appointed Mmabatho Mokause and Marshall Dlamini to replace Khanyisile Litchfield-Tshabalala, Andile Mngxitama and Mpho Ramakatsa, who were suspended after they launched a campaign to “save the soul of the EFF”.

According to the party, Mokause previously served as a co-ordinator of the EFF in the Northern Cape and until recently was a member of the provincial legislature.

Dlamini served in the central command team from the beginning as a commissar responsible for fundraising and deployed to KwaZulu-Natal.

The party said the remaining position would be filled by next month.

“The EFF central command team and war council will during the list replenishment process fill the remaining vacancies in Parliament before the end of May in order to ensure maximum participation in all parliamentary duties.”

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