Berita Khumalo Speaks On ‘Disgusting’ Xenophobic Attacks
Award-winning South-Africa based Zimbabwean singer-songwriter Berita Khumalo has spoken on xenophobic attacks in that country.
Berita told ANN7 that this was something that should not be happening in this day and age:
To have a situation where people are not being treated well in this country [South Africa] is disgusting and should not be happening in this day and age.
She impressed the need for the conversation to take place and for locals to understand that whoever comes to South Africa from other countries is there to build.
Six people have died in KwaZulu Natal where the latest spate of attacks foreign African nationals. It is widely believed that these attacks were sparked by words uttered by Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini. He has denied this and said the media misquoted him. The violence has since spread to parts of Gauteng.