Roads closures for Soweto derby

2012-03-17 08:00

Johannesburg - Several roads will be closed in Johannesburg on Saturday because of the Soweto Derby, the metro police said on Friday.

The Soweto highway would be closed between the N1 and Mentz road, and Nasrec road would be closed between Rand Show road and the N17, said Chief Superintendent Wayne Minnaar.

"Motorists should use the N1 and N12 as alternative routes," he said.

The roads would be closed from 10:00 and would re-open at 19:00.

The Premiership clash between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates takes place at FNB Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

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