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Professor Loren Landau has spoken out on how deportation is failing to solve SA's problems as the nation is gripped by the aftermath of the Joburg CBD raids.
A wave of xenophobic attacks broke out in Soweto on Wednesday. Residents looted numerous foreign-owned shops and businesses. Reportedly, the attacks were focused in Zola, Emdeni, Moletsane, White City, Zondi and Rockville.
The African Diaspora Forum has come to the aid of foreign nationals arrested during the Joburg raids, saying that they will be seeking compensation from the minister and the state.
Several videos have made their way onto social media which showed thugs robbing unsuspecting victims during a night out on town. Briefly.co.za took a look at Mzansi's reactions.
International Relations Minister Naledi Pandor says that xenophobia has no place in South Africa. Pandor made the statement while speaking to the press following a series of police operations in the Johannesburg CBD last week.
The SAPS has seized 20 stolen vehicles that were on their way to the South African – Mozambican border. The 20 cars were taken in by the police over a period of two months.