Gender-based violence and attacks against foreigners grip South Africa
Thursday, 5 September 2019 Activists in South Africa are protesting a wave of violence against women after several women were recent raped and brutally murdered. South African president Cyril Ramaphosa vowed to implement stronger measures against attackers. He also said at least 10 people had been killed in attacks targeting foreigners. CBS News foreign correspondent Debora Patta joins CBSN with more.
South African companies MTN and Shoprite closed stores in Nigeria on Wednesday after attacks on their facilities in the country - a retaliation after days of riots in South Africa chiefly targeting foreign-owned, including Nigerian, businesses. David Doyle reports.