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Tavern tragedy a ‘perfect storm of non-compliance and corruption’


Tavern tragedy a ‘perfect storm of non-compliance and corruption’

Fifteen-year-old says he usually stays away from tavern since too many children go there


An Eastern Cape ANC youth regional chairperson says he believes the Enyobeni Tavern tragedy in East London’s Scenery Park was the result of a “a perfect storm of non-compliance and corruption”.

Dr WB Rubusana ANCYL regional chairperson Ondela Sokomani spoke to Sunday Times Daily outside Enyobeni Tavern.

Behind him hundreds of children from Scenery Park and surrounding areas had arrived to pay respect to their fallen friends. Speculation continued among the community around the cause of the 21 deaths — 12 girls and nine boys...

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