Authorities discovered the bodies of five men in a squatter camp in the eastern black township of Kat-lehong on Tuesday, raising the death toll in an outbreak of faction fighting to 10, state-run radio reported.

Zulus and Xhosas armed with firearms and machetes fought Monday in Katlehong's Zonkwezizwe sqatter camp. At least five people died in one clash, and the five others found Tuesday morning were killed in isolated incidents in the camp, the radio said.