Eusebius McKaiser says ANC stalwart and former National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete's interview with Mehdi Hasan on Aljazeera on Friday was a hot mess.
Mbete was responding to a number of hard-hitting questions about South Africa's economic and political challenges since 1994.
Eusebius says international media do excellent work with their research before their interviews.
I thought she came across as pathetic, ill-informed, unable to self-examine and quite frankly embarrassing.— Eusebius McKaiser, Show host
I always love how South African politicians think if they go on an international stage after avoiding interviews back home it will be easier.— Eusebius McKaiser, Show host
What a mess 🤦🏾♂️— King of Leon. (@MightiJamie) October 20, 2019
Medhi: South Africa is the 5th highest murder rates in the world.
Baleka Mbete: I am wondering who said that ?
Medhi: The UN you might have heard of them
Baleka Mbete: So what ...
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