Inequality, Winnie, Malema & Zuma

South Africa's inequalities are well known, and sadly getting continually worse. Justice Malala delves into this sobering subject in this week's Burning Platform brought to you by Nando's. Thabo Mbeki is taking some heat this week around Winnie Mandela's passing. Malusi Gigaba's lies, Julius Malema's P.E. problems and Jacob Zuma's day in court. So much to sink your ears into here. Brought to you by Nando's.
5 Apr 2018 English South Africa Politics · News

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