Deputy President of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), Floyd Shivambu, has found himself in hot water, after he was captured assaulting a Netwerk24 journalist outside Parliament on Tuesday.
A video, which captures journalist Adrian de Kock, being assaulted by Shivambu has gone viral on social media platforms. The circumstances behind the attack are note entirely clear. What has been established is that De Kock was taking pictures and trying to ask the EFF Chief Whip a question.
Watch the video here:
WATCH: @Netwerk24 Multimedia journalist @adrian_DK attacked by @EFFSouthAfrica Deputy President @FloydShivambu while trying to take a picture and asking for comment at Parliament in the presence of @IOL @TheCapeArgus @eNCA @TimesLIVE @SABCNewsOnline @News24 @ewnupdates pic.twitter.com/8a1Us8RnAt
— JasonFelix (@JasonFelix) March 20, 2018