Abahlali baseMjondolo says they will not be joining tomorrow’s planned national shutdown. The organisation's General Secretary, Thapelo Mohapi, says the mann...

Abahlali baseMjondolo is one of South Africa’s most prominent grassroots movements

May I ask your thoughts on this?

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I think they offer decent criticisms, however, I still think what the EFF is trying to do is good. Things could always be better organised no matter what. I think a national shutdown (if successful) is positive. The workers are being taught how to stand up for themselves and make their voices be heard.

I would’ve appreciated if they joined the national shutdown either way, every person matters and to see them abstain even if they agree on the fundamental demands is saddening.

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