South Africa Protests Death Toll Rises To 212

South Africa Protests Death Toll Rises To 212



South Africa protests death toll rises to 212

Unrest in South Africa has claimed 212 lives, the government said on Friday, a sharp jump from the 117 deaths announced the previous day.

Government minister Khumbudzo Ntshavheni told a news conference most of the new fatalities had occurred in the southeastern province of KwaZulu-Natal province, the epicentre of the violence.

But, she said, the situation was “gradually and firmly returning to normality.”

Ntshavheni reported that 1,488 additional incidents were reported in KZN overnight, but did not give details.Latest Post Follow us on Google newsTwitter and on Facebook
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