Arrest warrant issued for S.Africa's Malema: lawyer

AFP
AFP
Malema had claimed there was an assassination plot against him

Expelled ANC Youth League president Julius Malema addresses a press conference on September 18. South African elite police have issued an arrest warrant for controversial firebrand Malema, his lawyer confirmed Friday, after media reports linked it to fraud and corruption charges.

South African elite police have issued an arrest warrant for controversial firebrand Julius Malema, his lawyer confirmed Friday, after media reports linked it to fraud and corruption charges.

"We were notified today that a warrant of arrest was issued against Julius Malema. We don't have information on the charges and we don't have a copy of the warrant," Nicqui Galaktiou told AFP.

By using Yahoo you agree that Yahoo and partners may use Cookies for personalisation and other purposes