Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema during a press briefing at the party's office in Braamfontein on 23 January 2017.
JOHANNESBURG - EFF leader Julius Malema reiterated his party's call for President Jacob Zuma to resign from office.
This follow's Zuma's second cabinet reshuffle this year.
Malema: We reject the reshuffle on the National Assembly because it doesn’t include the criminal Zuma. #EFFPresser— EFF (@EFFSouthAfrica) October 17, 2017
Malema said the reshuffle is a clear consolidation of the state capture for the nuclear procurement deal.
Malema on the reshuffle: Zuma is chasing the Nuclear deal.#EFFPresser— EFF (@EFFSouthAfrica) October 17, 2017
The party did however welcome the removal of Blade Nzimande as Higher Education Minister.
Malema said Nzimande will now have time to go to the ground and campaign for Zuma's removal.