Latest News Wires South Africa mourns shocking death of national soccer team captain

South Africa's national soccer goalkeeper and captain, Senzo Meyiwa, was killed during an apparent house robbery on Sunday. 'Words cannot express the nation's shock at this loss,' President Jacob Zuma said in a statement, leading the national grief for Meyiwa.

By , Associated Press

The shooting death of the beloved captain of South Africa's national soccer team during an apparent house robbery stunned a country long accustomed to violent crime, and police launched a manhunt Monday for the intruders.