To resist bribes, diligent and hardworking police officers must be well-rewarded, Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema said today.

“The police put their lives at risk and are not paid overtime. A police officer who arrests a dangerous criminal must be rewarded. Brave, hard working police officers must be rewarded,” Malema said in Coligny.

The EFF commander-in-chief was speaking to party members and supporters at Tlhabologang near Coligny during a by-election victory celebration.

He said a well-paid police officer would be able to resit the temptation of bribes.

Malema also told supporters that they must take land in Coligny, adding that the land was stolen and should be returned.

“Each one of us must have a portion of land…” ')}

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To resist bribes, diligent and hardworking police officers must be well-rewarded, Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema said today. “The police put their lives at risk and are not paid overtime. A police officer who arrests a dangerous criminal must be rewarded. Brave, hard working police officers must be...