EFF to hold 1 year anniversay rally
Thousands are expected to gather at Thokoza Park in Soweto for a celebration rally with the EFF today.
JOHANNESBURG - Thousands are expected to gather at Thokoza Park in Soweto today, for the Economic Freedom Fighter (EFF)'s one year celebration rally.
The new kids on the political block won more than six percent of the national vote after the 7 May general elections this year.
The party has invited all South Africans to join them in celebrating their anniversary.
The EFF's Mbuyiseni Ndlozi says they are celebrating their 1 million votes, which saw them go into parliament.
"The EFF will therefore celebrate the more than one million votes, which are a statement of confidence."
He says the party is growing more each day.
"We're marking this new giant of our people, which is growing each day."
Celebrations are expected to begin at around 2pm this afternoon, with leader Julius Malema expected to deliver a key-note address.