‘Boko Haram’ vs ‘Guptas’: winner-takes-all battle behind Gugulethu shooting

Spectre of Cape’s extortion racket hangs over the bloody killing of seven people in Gugulethu

03 November 2020 - 20:38 By Aron Hyman and Philani Nombembe

Seven people were gunned down in a house in Gugulethu on Monday afternoon amid a growing threat of marauding extortion gangs battling over territory in Cape Town’s townships.

One of the women who was shot dead was believed to have been a drug dealer withholding money from an extortion gang...

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