WATCH Malema sends warning to SANDF, Community Fights back


Protest and looting updates for South Africa – latest news for Monday 12 July

  • EFF Leader Malema said that the chaos unfolding in KZN and Gauteng on Monday should be resolved through engagement rather than soldiers.
  • In a statement, the SANDF confirmed it WILL be deploying soldiers to Gauteng and KZN
  • According to police, six people have lost their lives since the start of the unrests
  • Looting continues at Jabulani Mall in Soweto.
  • The Brookside Mall in PMB is currently on fire. Protestors who have looted shops inside the mall can be seen running away with stolen goods.
  • The highways leading to Pietermaritzburg are closed for now.
  • Eskom and Metrorail temporarily suspends services
  • Protestors in Mpumalanga take to the streets
  • Looters break into Cell C shop in Tongaat, KwaZulu-Natal.