Protesters block road to Botswana

2012-06-17 20:34

Johannesburg - The road in North West linking South Africa and the Botswana border was barricaded by protesters on Sunday, SABC radio reported.

Residents of Moshawane near Mahikeng were demanding services such as tarred roads, electricity and water.

Passing motorists were pelted with stones and police were deployed to monitor the situation on Sunday afternoon.