South Africa is a Gupta farm - EFF protesters

2015-10-27 10:31
Marchers at the EFF demonstration. (Thomas Hartleb, News24)

Marchers at the EFF demonstration. (Thomas Hartleb, News24)

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Johannesburg - Four groups of Economic Freedom Fighters have gathered at Mary Fitzgerald Square in Newtown on Thursday morning ahead of a march for economic freedom.

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Dressed in red EFF T-shirts and caps, a few hundred people were milling around, singing and whistling, waiting for the arrival of their leader Julius Malema.

One man carried a big white placard with the words: "SA: Gupta Farm. JZ: Cowboy. Police: Sheep Dog. People: Live Stock."

Others carried red posters saying, "Down with economic apartheid, down!", "Capitalism sucks!" and "0% Fee increase at Universities".

Earlier, Malema said he was confident that at least 5 000 people will take part in the march from Mary Fitzgerald Square, the SA Reserve Bank, Chamber of Mines and to the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in Sandton.

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