South Africa riots: What’s happening and why?



Dozens of people have died in oubreaks of looting and rioting in parts of South Africa. Shopping centres and businesses in the Gauteng and Kwazulu-Natal provinces have been ransacked.The violence followed the jailing of former President Jacob Zuma last week. Police are over-stretched and the military has been deployed to support them. The BBC’s Vumani Mkhize in Johannesburg explains the situation.

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Source link : https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-57828581

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Publish date : 2021-07-13 17:04:38

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