President Cyril Ramaphosa interacts with volunteers who embark on a clean up campaign on July 16, 2021 during his visit at the Makro Shopping Centre in Durban. – South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday alleged that deadly violence and looting that have shaken the country over the past week were planned.
“It is quite clear that all these incidents of unrest and looting were instigated — there were people who planned it and coordinated it,” Ramaphosa said in a visit to KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) province, the flarepoint for post-apartheid South Africa’s worst crisis. (Photo by RAJESH JANTILAL / AFP)