JOHANNESBURG - The ANC has called for urgent steps to restore law and order in Johannesburg's CBD.
At least two people have been killed and five others injured after hostel residents and foreign nationals clashed on Sunday.
The governing party called on police to deal with perpetrators decisively.
At least 16 people have been arrested in connection with Sunday's violence.
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Clashes erupted after crowds walked off, during an address by former IFP leader Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi in Jeppestown, to ease tensions in the area.
Hostel residents are demanding that foreigners leave the area.