Police and State Security Ministers allay fears of political violence following deadly shooting at a political gathering in Inanda KWAZULU-NATAL - Security Cluster Ministers have assured the nation, that ensuring a free, fair and safe election is non-negotiable.
This, as three women were gunned down over the weekend and five others
sustained injuries following a drive-by shooting outside a primary school in Inanda township in Durban.
Minister of Police, General Bheki Cele and his deputy Cassel Mathale as well as the Deputy Minister of State Security Agency Zizi Kodwa, on Tuesday 14 September 2021, visited the township.
The first stop was at the local police station where they received a full briefing from the investigation team and also conducted a site visit to the crime scene, were Ncami Shange, Beatrice Nzama and Philisiwe Jili lost their lives.
Minister Cele says the shooting was an act of intimidation ahead of the elections.