HRC visits Rust Ter Vaal

April 12, 2019

VEREENIGING - Senior officials from the Human Rights Commission were expected to visit Rust Ter Vaal in Vereeniging yesterday afternoon after two people died in a confrontation between residents and members of the Red Ants. A group of people who illegally occupied a piece of land attacked employees of the Red Ants. The Red Ants were sent by the Emfuleni Local Municipality to remove the illegal land occupiers. The Human Rights Commission’s, Buang Jones, says the purpose of the visit was to find out whether human right violations occurred. According to Jones, they also want to determine if there was relevant discussion before the evictions took place.
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