Xenophobia: “All Foreigners Must Leave Our Country” – South President Vows

In the recent protests in Johannesburg, South Africa has demand that “foreigners must go back to their country.”

This was revealed in a South African newspaper, Sowetan Live on Monday,

that marchers, who carried weapons such as knobkerries, went to Jules Park and former Inkatha Freedom Party leader, Mangosuthu Buthelezi, addressed them.

According to the newspaper, the protesters were chanting, “foreigners must go back to where they came from.”

“One person died, while five others were injured in the protest. The nationality of the dead has not been known as of the time of filing this report.”

“The BBC reported on Sunday that South Africans disrupted a speech in Johannesburg by Buthelez who tried to quell tensions following last week’s riots and xenophobic attacks.”

“According to the report, Buthelez was heckled by a rowdy section of the crowd.”

“He told the crowd he had become a mediator and said he felt ashamed about the recent violence which he said was tarnishing the name of South Africa across the continent.”

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