South Africa's Malema Presents Himself to Police Over Gun Probe

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(Bloomberg) -- South African opposition leader Julius Malema presented himself to the police’s special investigative unit over allegations that he illegally fired a weapon.

Malema arrived at the offices of the so-called Hawks in the capital, Pretoria, on Tuesday. His party, the Economic Freedom Fighters, said Monday the unit would issue a warning statement to Malema.

The 38-year-old was filmed allegedly shooting a rifle into the air during the party’s five-year anniversary celebrations in the southern town of East London last year.

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