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PAGADPeople Against Gangsterism And Drugs
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Clearly there must have been some hard men at the centre of PAGAD and, whatever their motives, vigilante justice is at best a kind of wild justice: no society can allow people to take the law into their own hands.
PAGAD appeared in Capetown in 1996,as a response by Muslim communities to the problems of drugs and gangsterism that were ravaging numerous communities while the state was incapable of controlling the situation.
Though the President did not mention PAGAD by name, his implication was clear.