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Rosebank workers join EFF march

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Published Oct 27, 2015

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Johannesburg - The EFF’s Economic Freedom March has reached Rosebank.

People on the sidelines cheered on EFF leader Julius Malema, with some abandoning workstations and joining the March.

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People were hanging out of office windows with cellphones, capturing the scenes.

Some local businesses supplied the marchers with oranges and water.

The March is expected to reach Sandton around 4:30 and is expected to cause widespread traffic congestion around peak hour traffic.

Reports on the ground indicate that a lot of businesses have shut their doors around 12 today in anticipation of the March.

The marchers stopped for a short break to allow the other marchers to catch up.

On the outskirts of Sandton, a visibly tired Julius Malema told IOL that he was a little tired but was happy with how the March was going, before leading the now almost 40 000 strong crowd in song.

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