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'It's a third force' - EFF blames agent provocateurs for vandalism at Clicks stores

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EFF Treasurer-General Omphile Maotwe at Menlyn Mall during the national shutdown of all Clicks outlets in Pretoria.
EFF Treasurer-General Omphile Maotwe at Menlyn Mall during the national shutdown of all Clicks outlets in Pretoria.
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The story: The EFF has remained unrepentant about the vandalism and looting at Clicks stores across the country on Monday, blaming agent provocateurs for the chaos.

What was said: In an interview with News24, EFF chairperson Veronica Mente blamed a "third force" masquerading as EFF ground forces for destabilising their anti-racism programme. 

What's more: She went as far as describing this "third force", as "non-whites who view black people as lazy".

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