Scramble for heightened security ahead of Black Friday unrest threats

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Mpophomeni Shopping Centre after being looted during the July unrest.
Mpophomeni Shopping Centre after being looted during the July unrest.

Businesses in Pietermaritzburg are scrambling to get security and reinforcements amidst threats of unrest and looting on Friday.

Security companies in the City have revealed that while existing clients have reached out and expressed their concerns other businesses have also requested their services.

This comes after voice notes threatening unrest have been widely shared and circulated on social media.

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