Religious leaders in Soweto say they are opposed to any further regulation of religion in South Africa. Clergymen met in Dube to discuss the regulation of religion ahead of a Religious Summit in October.
Gauteng police are still looking for an unknown number of suspects following a business robbery at a Shoprite in Bram Fisherville in Soweto on Saturday.
Police Minister Bheki Cele says it is the police’s responsibility to protect everyone in the country, including foreign nationals who may be in South Africa illegally.
Seven people are reported to have been arrested following the looting of foreign-owned shops in Soweto.
City of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says the looting of foreign-owned shops in Soweto is a result of the government’s failure to secure the country’s borders.