South Africa: AWB members gather for funeral

source: News24
2010-04-09 08:45

Ventersdorp – Dozens of khaki clad AWB supporters have gathered outside the Afrikaans Protestant Church in Ventersdorp on Friday morning ahead of the funeral of their murdered leader Eugene Terre’Blanche.

The funeral would start at noon but by 08:00 the road outside the church was packed with police cars and television crews from around the world.

Police spokesperson Captain Adele Myburgh said thousands were expected to attend the funeral in the North West town.

“We are expecting a very large crowd of people and we are ready for any kind of incident,” she said.

Myburgh said the police were investigating several threats that had been made.

“We have patrolling all over the town. We have officers on foot and in [continue reading]

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