P508 ORACLE 508 Sun 5 May C4 2020:00   ARMED POLICE SEAL  OFF TOWNSHIP Nearly 1,000 heavily armed South African troops and police sealed off the black township of Kwa-Nobuhle in the troubled Eastern Cape. Their action came after three people died in violence throughout the nation's black communities. The security forces made house-to-house searches and several people were arrested. Deputy minister of defence and law and order Adriaan Volk blamed the unrest on radicals and said the operation had been a complete success. News headlines: ITV p101, Ch4 p401