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Durban - About 100 minibus taxi drivers staged a protest in Durban on Thursday, complaining that metro police officers were targeting them when issuing traffic fines.

Officers in about 15 metro police cars were monitoring the protest on Bram Fischer and KE Masinga roads in Durban. A Sapa reporter on the scene saw broken glass and people waving knobkerries.

Metro police spokesperson Eugene Msomi could not provide further details.
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