Roads closed in Durban ahead of Afcon double-header today

2013-01-23 00:00

A NUMBER of roads in Durban will be closed today for the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) double-header at Moses Mabhida Stadium.

Bafana Bafana take on Angola at 5 pm, followed by Morocco and Cape Verde at 8 pm.

Motorists have been advised to take note of designated parking areas.

Masabalala Yengwa (old NMR) Avenue will be closed from Sandile Thusi (formerly Argyle) Road to Smiso Nkwanyana (previously Goble) Road. Battery Beach and Isaiah Ntshangase (Walter Gilbert) roads will also be closed.

Free parking will be available between Stalwart Simelane (Stanger) Street and Sylvester Ntuli (Brickhill) Road and at King’s Park.

Paid parking would be available at Suncoast Casino, said Vusi Mazibuko, head of Afcon 2013 in KwaZulu-Natal.

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