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WATCH: Capetonians loot overturned SAB beer truck for 'free booze'

A video showing people looting an overturned SAB truck after it lost its load on Wetton Circle in Cape Town has gone viral on social media platforms.

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WATCH: SAB truck looted in broad daylight

Citizens of Kwazakele, a township in Port Elizabeth, made light work of unloading this alcohol filled truck — and all this before midday.

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WATCH: Cape Town station in ruin after overnight fires, looting

Two trains were set alight and shops looted at Cape Town station on Monday night, when commuters went on the rampage in reaction to lengthy delays.

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Locals run into flames to loot meat store

2017-02-10 15:09

Bystanders have risked their lives looting a meat store engulfed in flames in Kanyamazane, Mpumalanga after an explosion set the building on fire.

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WATCH: Video shows crowd looting stationary truck in KZN

A minor accident that saw a truck overturn attracted scores of looters on the R56 highway, Umkomaas, south of Durban on Tuesday.

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Zuma establishes xenophobia task team

2015-04-20 12:30

President Jacob Zuma has established an inter-ministerial task team to help quell the attack on foreign nationals, the presidency says, confirming the death toll is now standing at seven.

Riot police monitor Zim Black Friday protest

2015-04-17 13:56

Riot police in Harare are monitoring an anti-xenophobia protest by civil society activists and Zimbabweans at the South African embassy, an NGO official says.

Xenophobia: Zimbabweans to march to SA embassy

2015-04-17 10:48

Zimbabweans have taken to social media to mobilise for a "Black Friday" campaign following the deadly xenophobic attacks targeting foreign nationals in South Africa.

Looters target foreign-owned shops in Joburg

2015-04-17 08:12

Policed have nabbed 12 people in Jeppestown for trying to loot foreign-owned shops overnight, as State Security Minister David Mahlobo has vowed to bring instigators to book.

Police clash with peace march disrupters

2015-04-16 14:16

Metro police and the SA Police Service have clashed with a group of people trying to disrupt a peace march against xenophobia in Durban.

 

Magda Wierzycka: Good people in government need to stay the course

2017-11-13 20:01

People like Michael Sachs from National Treasury need to stay the course - as hard as it may be, says Magda Wierzycka, CEO at Sygnia asset management.

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WATCH: Moving truck fails to shake off looters

When 15-year-old Tom Kruger saw several men clambering about on the back of a moving truck, trying to loot its load, he decided to film the incident. Not in the hopes that it would go viral, but because he wanted the driver to have some proof that he tried his best to thwart them. Watch.

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WATCH: Looters help themselves to drinks from moving truck

2017-02-21 09:17

Video footage of a truck being looted in what has been reported to be Oxford Street in East London has surfaced on the internet.

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Video shows shop, car looting amid housing unrest in CT

Footage has emerged showing a crowd looting a spaza shop, and then a nearby vehicle, allegedly during the recent unrest in Parkwood, Cape Town. The situation in the area has been volatile this week after shacks were torn down by City officials. Watch.

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HEADLINES: Marikana, Soweto lootings and FIFA scandal

In today's news headlines: lawyers to demand Marikana report, shops looted in Soweto and FIFA's Jack Warner accused of looking for bribes from Egypt.

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Zim student body calls for attacks on SA businesses

2015-04-17 14:34

The Zimbabwe National Students Union has called on the Zimbabwe youths to retaliate xenophobic violence in SA by attacking South African businesses operating in Zimbabwe.

Xenophobia: Zimbabweans 'fear' travelling to SA

2015-04-17 12:38

Zimbabwe’s cross-border transport operators are reportedly bemoaning a decline in business following the deadly xenophobic attacks in South Africa.

KZN 'calm but tense' after xenophobic attacks

2015-04-17 08:37

KwaZulu-Natal police say they will not scale down their deployment of hundreds of officers, despite a decrease in the number of xenophobic attacks.

Xenophobic attacks: Mugabe under fire

2015-04-16 16:56

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe who also chairs the SADC and the AU has come under fire over his silence as xenophobic attacks targeting foreign nationals spread from Durban to Johannesburg.

SA united against xenophobia in Durban

2015-04-16 11:49

People of different races have gathered in Durban in solidarity against deadly xenophobic violence that broke out in KwaZulu-Natal and has since spread to Johannesburg.

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