Two Soweto children die after allegedly eating biscuits

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Two boys have died at a clinic in Naledi, Soweto after they allegedly ate biscuits bought from a tuck shop on Sunday.

The community is calling for the shop to be shut down after the incident.

Gauteng Police Spokesperson Dimakatso Nevhuhulwi says they are still investigating the cause of death.

Nevhuhulwi says, “The police can confirm that they are investigating two inquest dockets after two kids aged five and six died at the clinic in Naledi on the 1st of October 2023. The cause of death is unknown at this stage pending post-mortem results. ”