One device exploded near the bus, Ahram reported while the windshield of another vehicle was damaged. The explosion took place in front of the still-to-be-opened Grand Egyptian Museum near the Pyramids of Giza.
The South African government issued a statement on Sunday stating that the Minister for International Relations and Cooperation, Lindiwe Sisulu, had been informed of the incident, said statement. "The 24-hour operations center has been activated, and South Africa's Ambassador Vusi Mavimbela and his team in Egypt are working with authorities, including hospitals, to check the information."
but it did not look like it exploded, "said Mona Zeidan, an eyewitness to CNN.
" These were all minor injuries and nothing serious, "Zeidan told CNN
"Security has inspected the bus," she added.
An officer at the nearby Al Haram Hospital told CNN they would receive the injured tourists.