More than 20 terrorist groups are operating in South Africa. They have been doing so for at least 15 to 20 years.
Geographical areas of their operations
• Head office of their SA operations – Lenasia
• Other offices operate from homes in Durban, Cape Town and Port Elizabeth
They operate in all large cities, small towns and villages including the most rural areas in South Africa.
Origin of terrorists
Countries of origin are Pakistan and Bangladesh.
Face of Sipah-e-Sahaba
The main actor for Sipah-e-Sahaba in South Africa is one *. A copy of his ID accompanies this report. He obtained this SA identity fraudulently.
• The Bangladeshis are also used to raise funds for the Sipah-e-Sahaba organisation and the Pakistanis promise them a form of protection from ordinary criminals, but that protection does not happen.
• He established a madrassa and a school. He recruits children from squatter camps and Soweto and converts them to Islam and teaches them to revere Pakistan and Islam and to hate all other countries.
Level of infiltration
Very deeply embedded in various political and social formations throughout the country.
Areas of infiltration
Political, social, business, residential, local government, provincial government and national government.