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Christian Today
Christian leaders warn against election violence in South Africaviolence in South Africa: Locals walk past a shell of a burnt out truck used to
Christian leaders warn against election violence in South Africa
Christian Today / Posted 22 hours ago
violence in South Africa: Locals walk past a shell of a burnt out truck used to barricade roads by protesters in Atteridgeville a township west of Pretoria, South Africa on June 21. Catholic bishops in South Africa has warned against... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Somalis fear for their lives after Tshwane riotspast noon on 21 June when Somali immigrant Ahmed Ibrahim Hashi spotted a crowd
Somalis fear for their lives after Tshwane riots
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
past noon on 21 June when Somali immigrant Ahmed Ibrahim Hashi spotted a crowd rapidly approaching his spaza shop in Atteridgeville. Hashi (28) and his cousin Abdullah* knew what was coming. Not many options were available for the men who had... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Somalis fear for their lives after Tshwane riotsThere was hardly time to think and no time to lock their spaza shop. Hashi and
Somalis fear for their lives after Tshwane riots
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
There was hardly time to think and no time to lock their spaza shop. Hashi and Abdullah sprinted through the streets of Atteridgeville as fast as their legs could carry them. Their spaza shop was pillaged. The crowd of mostly young people ran... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Somalis Fear for Their Lives After Tshwane Riotspast noon on 21 June when Somali immigrant Ahmed Ibrahim Hashi spotted a crowd
Somalis Fear for Their Lives After Tshwane Riots
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
past noon on 21 June when Somali immigrant Ahmed Ibrahim Hashi spotted a crowd rapidly approaching his spaza shop in Atteridgeville. Hashi (28) and his cousin Abdullah* knew what was coming. Not many options were available for the men who had... Read more
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Super Sport
Pitso signs new Sundowns dealclub,” he said after his side defeated Nigerian champions Enyimba 2-1 in their
Pitso signs new Sundowns deal
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
club,” he said after his side defeated Nigerian champions Enyimba 2-1 in their African Champions League Group B clash at Atteridgeville. Mosimane joined Sundowns in 2012 and has already delivered two league titles, the Nedbank Cup and the Telkom... Read more
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Eye Witness News
IEC: SA should worry about violence leading up to electionsIEC says violent protests leading up to the elections should not only worry all
IEC: SA should worry about violence leading up to elections
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
IEC says violent protests leading up to the elections should not only worry all South Africans. FILE: Residents of Atteridgeville set fire to tyres and dustbins along Maunde Street during protests against mayor elect Thoko Didiza. Picture:... Read more
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Super Sport
Mosimane signs new Sundowns dealclub,” he said after his side defeated Nigerian champions Enyimba 2-1 in their
Mosimane signs new Sundowns deal
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
club,” he said after his side defeated Nigerian champions Enyimba 2-1 in their African Champions League Group B clash at Atteridgeville. Mosimane joined Sundowns in 2012 and has already delivered two league titles, the Nedbank Cup and the Telkom... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Gauteng Quality of Life Survey offers insight into real lifetainted people’s perspective. One can see on the Quality of Life Index that th
Gauteng Quality of Life Survey offers insight into real life
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
tainted people’s perspective. One can see on the Quality of Life Index that the worst-performing ward is just-just west of Atteridgeville. One can see hotspots on the map where there is really low quality of life, and overall in Tshwane there has... Read more
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football411
Mosimane warns against overworking Dollymeasure being taken, Dolly is set to retain his spot in the starting XI when Do
Mosimane warns against overworking Dolly
football411 / Posted 2 days ago
measure being taken, Dolly is set to retain his spot in the starting XI when Downs host the Nigerian giants at Atteridgeville on Wednesday. "It's just a small little knock. I think I'll be good to play on Wednesday," the Sundowns star... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Tshwane unrest: Family welcomes arrest in murder casein court soon. Five people, including Modihe, were killed during the protests,
Tshwane unrest: Family welcomes arrest in murder case
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
in court soon. Five people, including Modihe, were killed during the protests, which took place in parts of Mamelodi, Atteridgeville, Hammanskraal, Mabopane, Ga-Rankuwa and Soshanguve. WATCH: Protest turn into looting in Mamelodi Modihe’s... Read more
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Super Sport
Big Match Feature: Sundowns v EnyimbaMamelodi Sundowns, will play hosts to two-time Caf Champions League winners, En
Big Match Feature: Sundowns v Enyimba
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
Mamelodi Sundowns, will play hosts to two-time Caf Champions League winners, Enyimba, at the Lucas Moripe Stadium in Atteridgeville, Pretoria on Wednesday. Sundowns versus Enyimba is live on SuperSport 4HD from 5.30pm (6.30pm CAT). The... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Mamelodi Sundowns cannot afford to slip-up against Nigeria side EnyimbaDispatchLIVEin what is effectively their first group game when they host Nigerian champions
Mamelodi Sundowns cannot afford to slip-up against Nigeria side EnyimbaDispatchLIVE
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
in what is effectively their first group game when they host Nigerian champions Enyimba at the Lucas Moripe Stadium in Atteridgeville on Wednesday night (kick-off 19h30). Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane giving instructions to the... Read more
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iol.co.za
We're undergoing a deliberate thought control campaignsunshine journalism campaign. Having already witnessed intra-political murders
We're undergoing a deliberate thought control campaign
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
sunshine journalism campaign. Having already witnessed intra-political murders over councillor lists and communities like Atteridgeville being set alight because of the imposition of local council and mayoral candidates, we are undergoing a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pitso plots Enyimba’s downfallthough, opted to focus on his men getting one over Nigerian giants Enyimba FC,
Pitso plots Enyimba’s downfall
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
though, opted to focus on his men getting one over Nigerian giants Enyimba FC, who they host at the Lucas Moripe Stadium in Atteridgeville Wednesday night. “We have learnt that in the Champions League, you must never concede at home, especially in... Read more
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iol.co.za
SABC’s deliberate thought control campaignsunshine journalism campaign. Having already witnessed intra-political murders
SABC’s deliberate thought control campaign
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
sunshine journalism campaign. Having already witnessed intra-political murders over councillor lists and communities like Atteridgeville being set alight because of the imposition of local council and mayoral candidates, we are undergoing a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'ANC must take lessons from Tshwane protests'disperse them from the Mabopane Central City Mall. Picture: Thomas Holder/EWN.
'ANC must take lessons from Tshwane protests'
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
disperse them from the Mabopane Central City Mall. Picture: Thomas Holder/EWN. Tshwane,Tshwane unrest,Tshwane protests,Atteridgeville,atteridgeville protest,ANC Provincial Secretary Sihle Zikalala,Sihle Zikalala JOHANNESBURG – KwaZulu-Natal... Read more
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iol.co.za
ANC candidates list about patronage: MaimanePretoria last week with roads blocked, numerous vehicles burnt out, and shops l
ANC candidates list about patronage: Maimane
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Pretoria last week with roads blocked, numerous vehicles burnt out, and shops looted particularly in townships such as Atteridgeville, Mamelodi, GaRankuwa, and Hammanskraal. Protesters were against the selection of Didiza as the mayoral... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Violence in Capital City Leaves ANC Vulnerable At the Pollsdeployee" who comes to replace a Zuma dissident. Insiders versus outsiders Th
Violence in Capital City Leaves ANC Vulnerable At the Polls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
deployee" who comes to replace a Zuma dissident. Insiders versus outsiders The emergence of "nativism" in places like Atteridgeville, one of the black townships around Pretoria, is another complicating factor. The local "son", incumbent mayor... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Watch: ‘We’ll take our votes to the DA‚ finish and klaar‚’ Tshwane protesters threatenDispatchLIVEJacob Zuma’s controversial KwaZulu-Natal homestead: “We don’t want Nkandla here
Watch: ‘We’ll take our votes to the DA‚ finish and klaar‚’ Tshwane protesters threatenDispatchLIVE
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Jacob Zuma’s controversial KwaZulu-Natal homestead: “We don’t want Nkandla here. They must take it to Natal. This is Atteridgeville.” On Monday and Tuesday‚ disgruntled ANC members went on a rampage‚ blocking roads with burning tyres and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
The truth that got lost in the fireof intelligence. Police stood by and did nothing on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and
The truth that got lost in the fire
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
of intelligence. Police stood by and did nothing on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Why? Ask residents of Mamelodi, Atteridgeville, Mabopane and Hammanskraal and you will hear the same thing - the police helped loot many spaza shops. The... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
'Ban ANC in Tshwane poll'candidate for the metro. The DA's Shangy Mbekwa said the party had been unable
'Ban ANC in Tshwane poll'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
candidate for the metro. The DA's Shangy Mbekwa said the party had been unable to campaign in Mamelodi, Ga-Rankuwa, Atteridgeville, Hammanskraal and Mabopane because of the violence. "The areas became no-go zones, which affected other... Read more
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Eye Witness News
State Security report raises concerns ahead of electionsduring the Tshwane unrest. Protesters set fire to bins, tyres and debris, barr
State Security report raises concerns ahead of elections
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
during the Tshwane unrest. Protesters set fire to bins, tyres and debris, barricading Khoza and Maunde Streets in Atteridgeville during protests. Picture: Thomas Holder/EWN. Elections,2016 local government elections,Tshwane,2016 Municipal... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past weeka burning storeroom on church property set by angry residents protesting the re
AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
a burning storeroom on church property set by angry residents protesting the replacement of Pretoria's mayoral candidate in Atteridgeville, Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday June 21, 2016. Rioters blocked roads, looted shops and burned vehicles... Read more
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Darien News-Review
A selection of pictures from the past weeka burning storeroom on church property set by angry residents protesting the re
A selection of pictures from the past week
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 days ago
a burning storeroom on church property set by angry residents protesting the replacement of Pretoria's mayoral candidate in Atteridgeville, Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday June 21, 2016. Rioters blocked roads, looted shops and burned vehicles... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
A selection of pictures from the past weeka burning storeroom on church property set by angry residents protesting the re
A selection of pictures from the past week
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 6 days ago
a burning storeroom on church property set by angry residents protesting the replacement of Pretoria's mayoral candidate in Atteridgeville, Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday June 21, 2016. Rioters blocked roads, looted shops and burned vehicles... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A selection of pictures from the past weeka burning storeroom on church property set by angry residents protesting the re
A selection of pictures from the past week
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
a burning storeroom on church property set by angry residents protesting the replacement of Pretoria's mayoral candidate in Atteridgeville, Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday June 21, 2016. Rioters blocked roads, looted shops and burned vehicles... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A selection of pictures from the past weeka burning storeroom on church property set by angry residents protesting the re
A selection of pictures from the past week
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
a burning storeroom on church property set by angry residents protesting the replacement of Pretoria's mayoral candidate in Atteridgeville, Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday June 21, 2016. Rioters blocked roads, looted shops and burned vehicles... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
A selection of pictures from the past weeka burning storeroom on church property set by angry residents protesting the re
A selection of pictures from the past week
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 6 days ago
a burning storeroom on church property set by angry residents protesting the replacement of Pretoria's mayoral candidate in Atteridgeville, Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday June 21, 2016. Rioters blocked roads, looted shops and burned vehicles... Read more
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The New Canaan News
A selection of pictures from the past weeka burning storeroom on church property set by angry residents protesting the re
A selection of pictures from the past week
The New Canaan News / Posted 6 days ago
a burning storeroom on church property set by angry residents protesting the replacement of Pretoria's mayoral candidate in Atteridgeville, Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday June 21, 2016. Rioters blocked roads, looted shops and burned vehicles... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A selection of pictures from the past weeka burning storeroom on church property set by angry residents protesting the re
A selection of pictures from the past week
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
a burning storeroom on church property set by angry residents protesting the replacement of Pretoria's mayoral candidate in Atteridgeville, Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday June 21, 2016. Rioters blocked roads, looted shops and burned vehicles... Read more
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iol.co.za
#TshwaneUnrest: Sanef alarmed by attacks on journosa police officer in Ga-Rankuwa, where law enforcers fired rubber bullets at pro
#TshwaneUnrest: Sanef alarmed by attacks on journos
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
a police officer in Ga-Rankuwa, where law enforcers fired rubber bullets at protesters and suspected looters. On Tuesday, Atteridgeville residents forcibly took the phones and a video camera of EWN reporters, Clement Manyathela and Kgothatso... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Controversial Hlaudi comment quoted at Icasa hearingat local government level‚ as we are seeing today on other news outlets outside
Controversial Hlaudi comment quoted at Icasa hearing
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
at local government level‚ as we are seeing today on other news outlets outside of the SABC‚ in Tshwane‚ in Soshanguve‚ in Atteridgeville‚ then how are we able to make up our minds concerning who we want to vote for?" Judgment has been r... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
PSL matches to go ahead in Pretoria despite the violenceDispatchLIVEuniversity and it will be business as usual on Wednesday. Violent protests hav
PSL matches to go ahead in Pretoria despite the violenceDispatchLIVE
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
university and it will be business as usual on Wednesday. Violent protests have gripped Mabopane‚ Mamelodi‚ Hammanskraal‚ Atteridgeville and Soshanguve since Thoko Didiza was confirmed as the ANC’s mayoral candidate of the nation’s... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cosatu backs ANC in battle for Tshwaneagree on their own candidate, it resulted in more tensions with violent protest
Cosatu backs ANC in battle for Tshwane
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
agree on their own candidate, it resulted in more tensions with violent protests and the looting of shops in Mamelodi and Atteridgeville. Cosatu Gauteng chairperson Vusi Monyela said Cosatu supported Didiza and it was time for the alliance to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Patronage: the elephant in the Tshwane roomhim as an educated, black middle-class who neither shared their aspirations nor
Patronage: the elephant in the Tshwane room
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
him as an educated, black middle-class who neither shared their aspirations nor understood their reality. That he is from Atteridgeville also created perceptions, although most likely far from being truthful, that he was looking after his... Read more
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iol.co.za
Teen shot in #TswhaneUnrest ‘was not looting’buses were burnt on Monday at the City to City bus depot in Mamelodi. Five truc
Teen shot in #TswhaneUnrest ‘was not looting’
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
buses were burnt on Monday at the City to City bus depot in Mamelodi. Five trucks were also burnt. Two malls - Attlyn in Atteridgeville and Thorn Tree in Mabopane - were looted, while a number of shopping centres had remained closed since the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Elections cannot be free and fair under these conditionsbe getting on top of the mayhem and have made scores of arrests by flooding fla
Elections cannot be free and fair under these conditions
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
be getting on top of the mayhem and have made scores of arrests by flooding flash points, from Hammanskraal in the north to Atteridgeville in the south, with officers. But the standoff between rival ANC factions has not been addressed and tensions... Read more
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Eye Witness News
#TshwaneUnrest: Another night of widespread looting in MabopaneThoko Didiza as its mayoral candidate for Tshwane. Two hundred others have bee
#TshwaneUnrest: Another night of widespread looting in Mabopane
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
Thoko Didiza as its mayoral candidate for Tshwane. Two hundred others have been arrested in areas including, Mamelodi, Atteridgeville and Hammanskraal. Police fired rubber bullets at looters before they responded with live ammunition. — EWN... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Lack of basics adds ready fuelon a destructive protest in the capital’s townships this week. This is also wh
Lack of basics adds ready fuel
Mail & Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
on a destructive protest in the capital’s townships this week. This is also what some residents of Ga-Rankuwa, Mabopane, Atteridgeville and Soshanguve said they fear losing if former public works minister Thoko Didiza is inaugurated as the new... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cabinet Condemns Violence in Tshwaneand continues to condemn in the strongest possible terms the violence and the d
Cabinet Condemns Violence in Tshwane
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
and continues to condemn in the strongest possible terms the violence and the destruction of property which occurred in Atteridgeville, Hammanskraal and Mamelodi. She said at a media briefing on Tuesday that government is responding adequately... Read more
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iol.co.za
#TshwaneUnrest: Two more people killedwith regards to waste management, continued to be affected by Thursday in areas
#TshwaneUnrest: Two more people killed
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
with regards to waste management, continued to be affected by Thursday in areas including Mabopane, Soshanguve, Ga-Rankuwa, Atteridgeville, and Hammanskraal. “The city will endeavour to not allow the situation to deteriorate and once again regret... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
State Security Minister clears rubble in Tshwaneprotests had been planned and even knew the people orchestrating them. Other t
State Security Minister clears rubble in Tshwane
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
protests had been planned and even knew the people orchestrating them. Other townships such as Mamelodi‚ Hammanskraal and Atteridgeville have been quiet on day four of the protests. Earlier‚ the ANC’s Gauteng provincial leadership held a media... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘I don’t feel foreign in Tshwane’broke out on Sunday night and esccalated on Monday. Roads were blocked, buses t
‘I don’t feel foreign in Tshwane’
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
broke out on Sunday night and esccalated on Monday. Roads were blocked, buses torched and shops looted in townships such as Atteridgeville, Mamelodi, GaRankuwa, Mabopane and Hammanskraal. Protesters said they were against the naming of Didiza as... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Death toll in #TshwaneProtests rises to fiveKgosientso Ramakgopa retain his position. The violence turned ugly when protes
Death toll in #TshwaneProtests rises to five
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
Kgosientso Ramakgopa retain his position. The violence turned ugly when protesters started looting foreign-owned shops in Atteridgeville‚ Mamelodi‚ Garankuwa‚ Hammanskraal and Mabopane. National government‚ ANC and police have condemned the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Violence dissipates after #TshwaneUnrestwreck of a heavy delivery truck, which was torched earlier in the week, had bee
Violence dissipates after #TshwaneUnrest
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
wreck of a heavy delivery truck, which was torched earlier in the week, had been removed from WF Nkomo Street leading into Atteridgeville. The wreck was still smouldering next to the busy street. Along Seeiso Street, an elderly man was picking up... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
40 More Arrested in Tshwane Protestsof looting and public violence in and around the City of Tshwane since Tuesday
40 More Arrested in Tshwane Protests
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
of looting and public violence in and around the City of Tshwane since Tuesday night. The suspects were arrested in Atteridgeville, Hercules, Mabopane, Soshanguve and Mamelodi on charges of public violence, theft and possession of stolen... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Translating Govt's Response to #TshwaneUnrestDavid Mahlobo, Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula and Gauteng Premier David Makhura as wel
Translating Govt's Response to #TshwaneUnrest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
David Mahlobo, Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula and Gauteng Premier David Makhura as well as senior government officials visited Atteridgeville, Hammanskraal and Mamelodi. The destruction of property and chaos we have witnessed is highly unacceptable and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Businesses count costs of #TshwaneUnrestshacks, four buildings, and two shopping malls were looted and subsequently clo
Businesses count costs of #TshwaneUnrest
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
shacks, four buildings, and two shopping malls were looted and subsequently closed. The affected malls were Attlyn in Atteridgeville and Thorn Tree in Mabopane. Buses were still out of action in some areas of town. The city also suspended the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
#TshwaneUnrest: ‘Govt should have deployed the army’capital. Members of Saps maintain supervision of protesters who set fire to bi
#TshwaneUnrest: ‘Govt should have deployed the army’
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
capital. Members of Saps maintain supervision of protesters who set fire to bins, tyres and debris across the streets of Atteridgeville. Picture: Thomas Holder/EWN. Elections,Tshwane,2016 Municipal Elections,Tshwane protests,Tshwane unrest CAPE... Read more
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iol.co.za
#TshwaneUnrest: Lone voice sparked violenceyou; they will not remove her. She will be the mayor of Tshwane. Sputla (Ramokg
#TshwaneUnrest: Lone voice sparked violence
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
you; they will not remove her. She will be the mayor of Tshwane. Sputla (Ramokgopa) brought in his people from Pheli (Atteridgeville); she is going to come with her own three people from KwaZulu-Natal,” the voice said. Didiza was born in... Read more
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