WATCH: Julius Malema gets his honours degree

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Lerato Sejake (News24)
Lerato Sejake (News24)

Julius Malema, Commander in Chief and leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), will graduate with a BA-Honours Degree in Philosophy from the College of Human Sciences at the University of South Africa (Unisa) on Wednesday evening.

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Having started his undergraduate degree in 2011, which he successfully completed (and graduated with in March 2016), Malema also has a diploma in Youth Development from Unisa.

"The University congratulates our entire graduate, including Mr Malema for being able to complete all his studies in such a difficult environment as the leader of a political party," said Prof Mandla Makhanya, Unisa Principal and Vice Chancellor.

"We wish him the best and hope he will continue with his educations and by doing so, encourage young people to take education seriously in order to uplift their lives." 

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