KZN protesters block road with burning tyres

2015-01-12 15:34
(File: AFP)

(File: AFP)

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

Johannesburg - Residents of Mvutshini near Eshowe blocked a road with burning tyres in an apparent service delivery protest on Monday, KwaZulu-Natal police said.

- Were you there? Send us your eyewitness accounts and photos.

"Today at 03:00 approximately 300 Mvutshini community members blockaded the R66 with burning tyres. The police are being deployed to monitor the protest," said police spokesperson Thulani Zwane.

He said no serious incidents were reported.


Read more on:    pietermaritzburg  |  service delivery  |  protests
NEXT ON NEWS24X publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24


Matric Results are coming soon!

Notify me when results become available

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.