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We do not have a branch in the ANC that is called social media - Pule Mabe

2 June 2020 1:43 PM
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ANC
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Mzwandile Masina
Pule Mabe
white monopoly capital

The African National Congress spokesperson says they encourage their comrades to use the right platforms to raise issues.

The African National Congress (ANC) has reprimanded Ekurhuleni mayor Mzwandile Masina following his social media posts.

Masina briefly deactivated his account after dared he dared the ANC to fire him for his tweets.

The Ekurhuleni mayor and regional chairperson of the ANC in Ekurhuleni voiced his support for Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader, Julius Malema's call for 'white economy' to fall.

Clement Manyathela speaks to ANC spokesperson Pule Mabe about Masina's tweets.

We have issued a statement encouraging the comrades, including comrade Masina, to use the available platforms within the organisation to advance their views.

Pule Mabe, Spokesperson - ANC

It is unfortunate because our doors are wide open and comrades are allowed to ventilate their issues in the organisation.

Pule Mabe, Spokesperson - ANC

We do not have a branch in the ANC that is called social media.

Pule Mabe, Spokesperson - ANC

Listen to the full interview below...


2 June 2020 1:43 PM
Tags:
ANC
Economy
Twitter
Mzwandile Masina
Pule Mabe
white monopoly capital

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