Councillor offices torched in Umlazi

2013-06-24 11:04

The offices of an Umlazi councillor were torched by disgruntled residents, KwaZulu-Natal police have said.

About 200 people burned down the offices yesterday at Glebelands Reunion hostel in Umlazi, south of Durban, Captain Thulani Zwane said today.

The residents held a protest on Thursday complaining about service delivery.

Police were investigating a case of arson.

No arrests have been made and no injuries were reported.

Zwane would not comment on the motive for the attack.

Ethekwini municipality spokesman Thabo Mofokeng could not immediately comment.

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