Unemployed SA youth demand restaurant jobs

The fallout from the EFF's controversial inspection of restaurants continues. Party leader Julius Malema has demanded that more locals be hired. eNCA Nqobile Madlala is following this story and joins us. #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Sandton City had unexpected visitors on Saturday.

Young people, mostly from Alexandra and Soweto, led by activist Nhlanhla Lux Dlamini, delivered their CVs to mall management.

The youth say they want the restaurant sector to employ South Africans.

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They feel they are not being considered, and say foreign nationals are getting the work.

They are demanding that the youth be hired within three months.

The mall accepted the  CVs and when asked, they said they will release a media statement but for now, though they won't be commenting.  

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eNCA

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