This is The South African’s Daily News Wrap for Thursday 17 June 2021 – with all the latest news you really need to know.
In our top story,
Julius Malema calls for civil disobedience
EFF leader Julius Malema has delivered a seething reaction to the latest lockdown changes, branding them all as ‘nonsense’.
The frustrated political firebrand rallied his supporters to exhibit ‘civil disobedience’ going forward, and he made it clear that no-one in his party should respect Cyril Ramaphosa’s pandemic authority.
The furious address denounced the vaccine rollout in South Africa, and demanded that the government secures the Sputnik V jabs from Russia as quickly as possible – otherwise, more protests led by the Red Berets can be expected