08 May 2015
The Congress of the People has
welcomed the decision for the establishment of a Joint ad hoc committee to investigate
the recent xenophobic attacks in the country.
The attacks on foreign nationals
which started in KwaZulu-Natal left seven people dead and several arrested.
COPE Spokesperson Dennis Bloem said
we have called on Parliament since the start of these attacks to establish such
a committee. We are very delighted to see that Parliament has now establish the
Bloem said we also want to ask the
Parliamentary Committee to investigate the well debated comments of King Goodwill
Zwelithini and the son of President Jacob Zuma, Edward Zuma so that it must
come to finality.
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