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Malema: There’s no justification for the killing of women

Julius Malema and senior members of his party attended a service in Khutsong to pray for the country's youth on Sunday.

FILE: Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema at the EFF's memorial service for Winnie Madikizela-Mandela in Brandfort on 11 April 2018. Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN

JOHANNESBURG - EFF Leader Julius Malema has used his address at a church service to speak out about violence against women.

Malema and senior members of his party attended a service in Khutsong to pray for the country's youth on Sunday.

“People respond to the church and people listen to the church. That’s why the church was there during the struggle. There is no amount of justification you can give for the killing of women.”

He also spoke about the role of the church in society. Malema thanked the congregation for welcoming the EFF and requested prayers for the party.

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)

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