EFF MP Kenny Motsamai was arrested near Sebokeng on Tuesday for allegedly assaulting a policeman during one of the protests. He has meanwhile been released on R500 bail.
Police also indicted a woman on Wednesday who allegedly aimed a firearm at a group of EFF members in front of a Clicks store on Tuesday. The 52-year-old woman will appear in Port Elizabeth Magistrate’s Court today.
Andrew Whitfield, DA spokesman on police, welcomed the arrests but also demanded that Malema be arrested for incitement to violence. Whitfield lodged a complaint with police earlier this week.
On Thursday, the DA called for the arrest of Julius Malema: