Police round up 200 illegals in Joburg

South African police have arrested 198 illegal immigrants in a raid in Johannesburg, according to officials.

The arrests came after a spate of xenophobic attacks by local mobs which targeted immigrant workers from Zimbabwe, Malawi and other African countries.

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Looting black mother kills infant by falling on him

A black mother from Soweto was busy looting say witnesses when her baby – who was strapped to her chest – died.

She said she did not notice there was anything wrong with him until neighbours alerted her.

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Violence, looting after black teenager shot

This weekend protest and looting in Ferguson, St Louis, Missouri, left broken glass and at least one burned-out building.

Officer Brian Schellman of the St. Louis County police said two officers were injured overnight Sunday — one was hit by … Read the rest

This weekend protest and looting in Ferguson, St Louis, Missouri, left broken glass and at least one burned-out building.

Officer Brian Schellman of the St. Louis County police said two officers were injured overnight Sunday — one was hit by … Read the rest

Thousands of black teenagers go on rampage in Joburg CBD

Thousands of teenage school children went on the rampage Johannesburg CBD, reportedly looting and stealing from shops and vendors.

Sapa reported that the group was in Albertina Sisulu and Eloff streets around 14:00, and majority were standing in front of … Read the rest

Cops allow looting say Pretoria residents

A vote of no confidence in Mamelodi East police has been passed by local community members as looting of shops, and injuring and killing Somali shop owners entered its third week.

The residents said they had lost all faith in … Read the rest

Ukranian crime boss mayor shot in the back

Crime boss Kernes
Crime boss Kernes

The Jewish mayor of Kharkov was shot in the back raising fears that prominent public figures were being targeted for assassination.

While America and the European Union impose new sanctions on Russia, violence and turmoil continues unabated … Read the rest

Chaos errupts as black masses flood Cape Town CBD to riot

ctcbd2Chaos erupted in the Cape Town CBD as hundreds of people allegedly protesting against the provincial government flooded the streets and started rioting.

According to the People’s Post, a large police contingent was present outside the government building where protesters … Read the rest

Seven arrested after looting Somali-owned shops in PE

somali_shopSeven men have been arrested for looting and burning Somali-owned shops in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape police said on Monday.

“We can confirm that seven suspects have since been arrested and charged with public violence. All the suspects are in … Read the rest

East Rand: Thousands loot, torch as shooting sparks xenophobia

protest3Thousands of East Rand residents shut down their schools and ordered children to loot and torch stores belonging to foreigners.

Four teenagers were critically injured in shootouts with foreign shop owners on Thursday and a fifth youth was severely assaulted.… Read the rest

Xenophobes in Limpopo ‘have criminal motive’

Foreigners pack up
Foreigners pack up

The South African National Civic Organisation (Sanco) in Tshisaulu outside Thohoyandou in Limpopo, where residents have been protesting for the past two days, says some protesters “have criminal motives”.

Foreign nationals started removing stocks from their shops … Read the rest

Riot in Hendrina as ‘protestors’ burn down police station and loot shops

Hendrina in the Eastern Transvaal (present 'Mpumalanga')
Hendrina in the Eastern Transvaal (present ‘Mpumalanga’)

A furious mob of more than 1 000 people went on a violent rampage in the township of KwaZamokuhle in Hendrina on Sunday – threatening violence against Mayor Mike Masina and other Councillors

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