Limpopo ANCYL leader injured during shooting

Boy Mamabolo was shot along with three friends at a nightclub in Polokwane last night.

FILE. Boy Mamabolo was shot along with three friends at a nightclub in Polokwane last night. Picture: Supplied

JOHANNESBURG - Limpopo police have confirmed that ANC Youth League leader Boy Mamabolo has been shot and wounded, along with three of his friends.

The group was at a party in Polokwane on Sunday evening when the shooting happened.

Mamabolo is a former friend of Economic Freedom Fighters' (EFF) President Julius Malema.

The police's Hangwani Mulaudzi says they are searching for the suspect, as Mamabolo and his friends recover in hospital.

"The suspect has been identified. We have managed to get some of the witness statements at the crime scene itself. It's just an investigation now, in terms of making sure that we get the suspect behind bars."