COSAFA Cup to proceed despite attacks

The COSAFA Senior Challenge Cup will proceed in South Africa next month, despite a deadly outbreak of xenophobic attacks.

COSAFA chief executive officer, Sue Destombes said they have not received any intentions of withdrawal from participating countries.

The deadly violence has claimed seven lives thus far since attacks on foreigners began in KwaZulu Natal a fortnight ago.

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Shame on the Police!

According to a press statement from the police, unidentified armed men attacked on duty police officers at the station in the early hours of Tuesday.During the attack, the suspects stole 14 riffles, five pistols and an undisclosed number of ammunition.Although unconfirmed, it is alleged that the suspects were just carrying knives and axes, which they used to scare the men and women in uniform before they took them hostage to help themselves to...

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