In South Africa, 72 people have died in six consecutive days of violent clashes between police and protesters. More than 1,200 people have been arrested so far. Initially started as a protest against the jailing of Zuma the demonstrations has mushroomed into grievances over inequality and poverty and have rocked the country.
Thousands of businesses have been ransacked or forced to close their doors for fear of violence. So far 200 malls and shopping centres countrywide have been forced to close by the violence,
Troops are deployed to Gauteng and Kwazulu-Natal, the two provincial epicentres of the unrest, to aid the police.