Man dies in Klerksdorp violent protest
Its alleged the man was shot by police in Jouberton during violent anti-Supra Mahumapelo demonstrations.
JOHANNESBURG – North West police have confirmed one man has died during protests in Klerksdorp earlier on Wednesday.
It's alleged the man was shot by police in Jouberton during violent anti-Supra Mahumapelo demonstrations.
This brings the number of people who have died since the violent protests began in the North West to three.
SAPS spokesperson Sabata Mokgwabone says the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) is investigating.
“We can confirm that a case of murder has been opened for investigation by the Ipid on a murder that is allegedly related to the ongoing violent protests in Jouberton.”