Mass protest staged

Pretoria News - - NEWS -

THOU­SANDS of Ma­jaka­neng res­i­dents south of Brits marched to the Mooinooi po­lice sta­tion yes­ter­day to de­mand the ar­rest of a farmer who al­legedly shot a man for steal­ing or­anges.

Te­bogo Ndlovu, 24, was al­legedly shot and wounded on Au­gust 2, af­ter he and two other men were found steal­ing or­anges from the farm. He has not been seen since that day.

His dis­ap­pear­ance trig­gered a mass protest in the area. The N4 link­ing Rusten­burg and Pre­to­ria, the old Pre­to­ria road and the Sun City roads were blocked and trucks torched, as irate res­i­dents wanted Ndlovu’s body and the farmer’s ar­rest. The­march dis­persed with­out in­ci­dent. – ANA

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