He called the reporter a “bastard” and kicked him out of the briefing at Luthuli House in Johannesburg.
Malema recently returned from a trip to Zimbabwe to study the effects of “nationalisation” in that country.
Malema hailed Zimbabwe’s land reform policy as “courageous and militant”.
“Land reform in Zimbabwe has been very successful,” he said, adding that the controversial programme was a “very correct method”.
Malema said violence, however, should never be used to implement policy. He said this before verbally sparring with the journalist. -SAPA