Zuma riots: Death toll rises to 30 amid looting

Zuma riots: Death toll rises to 30 amid looting

BY BBC NEWS,13TH JULY,2021-At least 30 people have now died in the violence which has been engulfing parts of South Africa since the country’s former President Jacob Zuma handed himself in to police last week.

Almost 800 people have been arrested in the unrest which began as protests following Zuma’s jailing on Thursday.

But protests turned violent over the weekend, with fires set, highways blocked and businesses looted.

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