Can Malema trump ‘the Donald’

2016-02-24 06:00

THE sentiment that Julius Malema is South Africa’s version of the U.S’s Donald Trump is perhaps slightly unfair to Malema.

Malema has been pursuing his strategy of “any publicity is good publicity” in politics for years.

When it comes to getting voters’ attention, our Malema has already forgotten some of the things that Trump has yet to learn.

Fortunately, neither of them reaches readily for the race card to trump, excuse the pun, his opposition.

Or do they?

What remains to be seen is whether Malema can drum up the voter support that Trump is currently achieving.


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