Terre'Blanche: NPA head arrives at court
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Ventersdorp - National Director of Public Prosecutions Menzi Simelane has arrived at the Ventersdorp Magistrate's Court on Tuesday ahead of the appearance of two farm workers accused of killing AWB leader Eugene Terre'Blanche.
The crowd of onlookers outside the court was waiting patiently for the outcome of the hearing.
Earlier, blacks and whites clashed outside the court forcing police to separate the groups with razor wire.
A group of white people hit and pushed some black people after they sang the old and new national anthems at each other.
White supporters of Terre'Blanche sang "Die Stem", South Africa's apartheid era anthem, and the black observers outside the court in return sang the old version of Nkosi Sikeleli Afrika.
Police wedged themselves into the middle of the group to separate them and then pushed the black group away and erected razor wire to separate them.
The physical confrontation was believed to have started when a white woman sprayed the instant drink Kool Aid at one of the black people singing.
Terre'Blanche, who was killed on Saturday, headed the far right wing Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging (AWB) organisation, and his death was being linked to ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema's singing of the song "Shoot the boer".
The wire barricade was later removed and the situation was calm at around noon.
The farm workers, aged 15 and 28, were expected to make their first appearance in court in camera.
Video originally published by the Daily Maverick.
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