Protesters block N2 in service delivery protest

2015-08-31 16:14
(File, News24)

(File, News24)

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


WATCH: Tyres burn along Durban N2 as protest action flares up

2015-08-31 10:09

Traffic was been badly affected as protesters have been burning tyres and wood since early Monday morning on Durban’s N2 near the Umgeni Road interchange. Watch. WATCH

Durban - Public order police were deployed after 20 people blockaded the N2 national freeway in Durban on Monday morning, the KwaZulu-Natal police said.

"It is alleged they blockaded the road with the burning tyres. They are complaining about service delivery in the area," police spokesperson Jay Naicker said.

Public order police members were monitoring the situation and no arrests have been made.

Read more on:    durban  |  service delivery protests

Join the conversation! encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
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

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.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.