WATCH: Don't take freedom for granted, warns Mac Maharaj


Presidency spokesman Mac Maharaj tells the National Press Club in Pretoria on Tuesday, 22 November 2011 that he had never broken any law.

DURBAN - South Africans must not let the slow pace of economic freedom underestimate their hard-won democracy, struggle veteran Mac Maharaj said on Friday.

He was a guest speaker at the Freedom Day celebrations in Inanda, Durban.

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Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe and eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede were meant to attend but did not show up.

Maharaj urged South Africans not to take their freedom for granted.

Watch the interview with Maharaj above.


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