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"White people still have that apartheid mentality."
Ahmed Timol was murdered, Lichtenburg residents are furious and Cape Town is our 'healthiest' city.
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"The people of Boikhutsong and Blydeville are angry... the situation is still tense."
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“We want to see the white man who killed our child.”
"The community is really furious."
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"He was a good boy. Spense was a loving child, who laughed and danced."
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The boy was killed along the Boikhutso Road on Tuesday morning.
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Violent protest took its first victim on Tuesday.
HuffPost SA's Marc Davies and Pontsho Mabena spent time in Coligny trying to understand the causes of the violent protests.
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The alleged murder of a young boy has devastated the local community. Pontsho Mabena reports from Coligny.
Despite having two separate causes, violent protests in the two neighbouring towns belie enormous problems of poverty and service provision.
It is unclear if the protests will continue but private security has been called in.