EXCLUSIVE: Paramedics forced to pay for 'protection'




CAPE TOWN - Paramedics in parts of Cape Town, tell eNCA they're being forced to pay extortion syndicates for protection.

The syndicates usually demand cash for protection from shop owners, and fruit and vegetable traders but now, they're casting a wider net and targeting off-duty medics.

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eNCA reporter Monique Mortlock has this exclusive story in the video above.


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