The Story: Are tourists safe? Concerns escalate in wake of fatal shooting
On Monday, a 67-year-old German tourist was shot dead in an attempted hijacking near the Kruger National Park in Mpumalanga. He was travelling with his wife and two other German tourists. The fatal shooting has highlighted South Africa's high levels of violent crime, and there are concerns about the impact on the country's tourism industry.
7 Oct 2022
News · News Commentary
In South Africa, the news never stops. Breaking stories and the horrifying headlines that accompany them happen every single day. 2022 has been no different to any other year. And violent crime has again dominated our headlines.
On this special episode of The Story, we talk to News24's political editor Qaanitah Hunter about some of the year's biggest stories. We also speak to lifestyle editor Herman Eloff about some of the lighter stories that captivated South Africans.
2022 has been a year of eye-opening revelations for all of us - and journalists have worked doggedly throughout the year to report on the stories behind the headlines. News24 has been at the forefront of many headline-grabbing investigations.
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