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© RAJESH JANTILAL / AFP | This photo taken on September 23, 2017, in Durban shows the door to a residence at the Glebelands hostel, which consists of 71 blocks and about 22,000 residents in KwaZulu-Natal.

Video by Asmaa BOTMI

Text by FRANCE 24

Latest update : 2017-11-08

At least 40 people killed in politically motivated shootings in KwaZulu-Natal this year.

A battle for control is raging ahead of a conference of the African National Congress to choose a new leader when President Jacob Zuma steps down as ANC chief in December.

Glebelands in KwaZulu-Natal is home to several of the gunmen responsible for a slew of killings in the battle for control of the regional branch of the ruling ANC party that has claimed more than 90 victims since 2014.

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Date created : 2017-11-08

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