N2 cleared near Athlone, Cape Town after taxi picket blocked roads

2018-09-28 10:54

All lanes on the N2 highway near Jan Smuts Drive in Cape Town have been cleared after being blocked as a result of protest action.

On Thursday, Western Cape Traffic Chief Kenny Africa said that taxi drivers were seen picketing and holding banners on the N2.

The reasons for the protest were uncertain.

"The police and officials from the City of Cape Town will be on the scene shortly," Africa said.

More to follow.

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