OPINION: Political killings in KZN, where is the President's voice?

The Moerane Commission is investigating the political killings in KwaZulu Natal where at least 8 people have been murdered. Three ANC councilors were shot at over the weekend.

We must be the only country - outside of a war zone - where you hear such details about killings. This can be understood in Iraq and Syria where there has been strife for many years, not in a Constitutional democracy.

Xolani Gwala, 702 Breakfast host

People in Glebelands (hostel) are forced to pay money to hit men to kill people.

Xolani Gwala, 702 Breakfast host

I have never heard the President say a word about it... the people supposed to be dealing with it are saying nothing! It's as if this is happening in another country!

Xolani Gwala, 702 Breakfast host

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