Troops in the hood

22 April 2015 - 02:17
By Graeme Hosken, Kingdom Mabuza, Shaun Smillie and Nivashni Nair

As the government ordered the deployment of soldiers to xenophobia hot spots yesterday, the sister of a brutally murdered Mozambican immigrant told how he was ''killed like a dog''. Shackled, four men who allegedly stabbed Emmanuel Sithole to death at the weekend smiled at their loved ones, even sharing a joke, as they were led to the holding cells of Johannesburg's Alexandra Magistrate's Court.

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