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WATCH: They were killing our brothers in Hammanskraal

26 May, 11:13 PM

Doctor Nelushi was working for the Red Ants for the day on Monday when he and his co-workers were attacked by angry Hammanskraal residents.

He describes receiving a bib, a metal bar to be used for shack demolition and assurances police would provide security during forced removals on Monday.

Nelushi tried to call his brother Lucky Nelushi, who was killed in the altercations. His brother says several workers were injured, while his efforts to call his brother proved fruitless.

"Everyone was trying to save his life," said the surviving brother of the chaos that following rounds of rubber bullets and live ammunition in Hammanskraal on Monday.

"We started running to other buses until we heard that seven of our guys have been injured and two, they are busy killing them."

Watch above for the full story.

All media in this story was filed by News24 reporter Karabo Ngoepe.

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