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Controversial River Club site ‘a marshland, not a battle site’: ...


Controversial River Club site ‘a marshland, not a battle site’: Khoi group

Not one artefact found, says chief, batting away claims from another Khoi grouping that wants development halted

Senior reporter

The site of the controversial River Club Development is a historical marshland and not a sacred Khoi battle site, according to a group of Khoi traditional leaders who hosted a press briefing in Cape Town on Monday.

“Not one bone or artefact has been found there,” said Chief !garu Zenzie Khoisan, chairperson of the Western Cape First Nations Collective.

“It was a swamp ... and later a dumping ground for all kinds of rubble. You will find that this was one of the most uninhabited places; marshland not suitable for anything,” Chief Zenzie Khoisan said...

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