Somalis killed in South Africa violence1 min read
Reports from South Africa say that Somali businessmen have been killed in the violence and riots that a tearing apart the country.
Four Somali citizens were reportedly shot dead in a car they were travelling in Durban town, killing three and injuring three other bystanders.
Two of the slain were young businessmen who were identified as Mahad Isse Baadi and Sarjaan Ali, who owned businesses in Durban.
Supporters of former South African President Jacob Zuma have been carrying out violent protests with anger aimed towards the justice system over his conviction.
Reports indicate that properties belonging to Somali citizens were looted during the violent protests in Johannesburg and Durban.
Violent groups also set fire to businesses and mosques in Kawasul Natal, Durban.