Protesters block Golden Highway with rocks

2014-09-23 08:33

Protesters of the Lehae area in the south of Joburg outside Lenasia today blockaded the R553 with rocks.

The metro police department’s Chief Superintendent Wayne Minnaar said the the Golden Highway was inaccessible to motorists.

“They should rather use the N1 or the K43 as alternative routes,” he said.

The protest started before 5am. It was not immediately clear what it was about.

Police officers were on the scene, said Minnaar.

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