Lamiez Holworthy has thanked Julius Malema’s Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) for looking out for her and other South African musicians – providing a relief fund for artists during COVID-19!J
“I cannot thank U and the Economic Freedom Fighters enough for looking out for me and other artists who’ve played or performed for you guys throughout the years,” wrote Lamiez Holworthy.
Tagging the EFF Commander in Chief, Julius Malema, Lamiez Holworthy said that it was the third month where she has received an unexpected relief fund.
“Julius Malema this is the third month where I’ve received an unexpected relief fund n from the bottom of my heart- thank you!” wrote Lamiez Holworthy.
According to IOL local producer Euphonik and DJ Fresh both congratulated the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) for following through with relief for artists.
The publication reports that in his Freedom Day message, EFF leader Julius Malema said the party had decided to financially support all artists who have been with the political party from its inception.
IOL further states that since then various local artists such as Ntando Duma and Fifi Cooper posted on Twitter that they received money from the EFF Covid-19 relief fund earlier this month.
“Woke up to a bank notification with a reference “EFF Relief Fund” Yerr man! Juju” wrote Ntando Duma last month.
“Great work quietly being done by @EFFSouthAfrica to help alleviate some of the pressure in the music industry. Thank you, guys!” said Euphonik as quoted by the publication.
According to the publication, DJ Fresh quote tweeted Euphonik echoing his sentiments and thanking them on behalf of artists that received relief.
He posted: “Agreed!!!! Thanks on behalf of all those that got relief!!! It will never be enough, but it’s better than no relief, or being made to jump through hoops and STILL getting no relief!!!”
MGOSI.co.za | Additional source: IOL.