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ISS: Could kidnapping for ransom open the door to terrorism in Benin?

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The government must nip the problem in the bud before violent extremists use abduction to their advantage. Fears are mounting that kidnapping for ransom could...

President Ramaphosa speaks out against violence and destruction of properties

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President Cyril Ramaphosa says the violence and destruction that engulfed parts of KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng two weeks ago caused much damage to property and...

Opinion: South Africa deserves accountable defence force leadership

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The whole nation has and continues to rightfully applaud the deployment of the military in support of the South African Police, who are seemingly...

Six suspected instigators of violent unrest arrested

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Acting Minister in the Presidency Khumbudzo Ntshavheni says six individuals, who have been identified as alleged instigators of the violent riots that flared up...

Opinion: Could the security crisis from 12 July be viewed as “revolution within revolution”?

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The uninvited appearance of the Chief of the South African National Defence Force at a virtual meeting organised and hosted by the Chairperson and...

Three arrest for inciting looting and public violence

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Three suspected instigators of last week’s violent business lootings that claimed the lives of over 200 people are expected to appear in West Rand...

President Ramaphosa: Attempted insurrection failed to gain popular support

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President Cyril Ramaphosa says the violence experienced in parts of KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng - characterised by looting, property destruction and loss of life -...

Ramaphosa says he won’t allow ‘anarchy and mayhem’ as unrest ebbs

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President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Friday the government would not allow "anarchy and mayhem" to prevail in South Africa after violence this week which...

Instigators of SA violence identified – Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa said security agencies identified a number of people suspected of instigating violence this week in South Africa and his government would...

Explainer: Why violence is engulfing South Africa

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Days of riots and looting in South Africa have left more than 70 people dead, hurt thousands of businesses and damaged major infrastructure in...

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Additional troop deployment is welcome and shows the need for a strong SANDF

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The announcement on Wednesday 14 July that 25 000 members of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) will be deployed to help counter...
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