Extra than 200 malls had been looted in SA since July 7. The violence erupted in KwaZulu-Natal soon after ragged president Jacob Zuma became taken into custody to launch up serving a 15-month sentence for contempt of court and quick spread to Gauteng, ensuing in a total lot of retail properties being damaged and looted in each and every provinces.
In Soweto all buying centres and malls had been destroyed in addition to Maponya Mall, which became protected by the community. By the waste of final week, hundreds of folks had been arrested and further than 200 had been ineffective.
Jabulani Mall in Soweto became a sufferer of the destruction. We joined shareholder Lesley Nkuna on a walk through the centre, which fee R1.5bn to get, to be taught the devastation.
by Deepa Kesa