EFF denounces ‘clownish’ lockdown ruling

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EFF secretary-general Marshall Dlamini. Picture: Tebogo Letsie/City Press
EFF secretary-general Marshall Dlamini. Picture: Tebogo Letsie/City Press

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“Clownish and racially motivated.” This is how EFF secretary-general Marshall Dlamini described the Pretoria High Court judgment, handed down earlier this week, in which various lockdown regulations under levels 3 and 4 were declared “irrational”, “unconstitutional” and “invalid”.

Dlamini said government stood a strong chance of overturning the judgment on appeal because “the judge erred in his overarching ruling”.

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