ARTICLES RELATING TO PROTESTS

Traffic chaos in Klipspruit as protesters take to the streets

2019-05-23 08:25

Protesters are angry about high levels of crime in the area.

'Our taps have been running dry for years' - Pietermaritzburg resident

2019-05-19 09:00

Khokhwane in Pietermaritzburg has been brought to a standstill as scores of angry residents protest over a lack of clean water.

Calm restored after truck driver protest at Durban container terminal

2019-05-15 16:28

KwaZulu-Natal police say calm has been restored to the Durban container terminal, where protesting truck drivers blockaded roads overnight, causing traffic congestion.

Municipal workers clean up CBD after protest situation calms in Pietermaritzburg

2019-05-15 12:54

The situation in the Pietermaritzburg CBD has normalised after intense protesting.

N2 highway protests: Grabouw farmworkers' 'R250 per day' strike set to continue

2019-05-14 20:43

Grabouw residents say they will continue to support striking farm workers at Oak Valley Estates.

Alexandra shutdown had nothing to do with politics - residents tell SAHRC and Public Protector inquiry

2019-05-13 22:45

Land invaders and illegal structures are devaluing their properties and are at the heart of their protests, Alexandra residents told the South African Human Rights Commission and the Public Protector's office

WATCH: French police clash with demonstrators as yellow-vest protests reach 6-month mark

2019-05-12 19:43

French police have fired tear gas at masked demonstrators in Lyon and Nantes as heavy rain kept the number of yellow vest demonstrators down in Paris.

WATCH: Petrol bombs thrown at Albania PM's office

2019-05-12 17:08

There have been anti-government demonstrations in the country for the last three months.

KZN's troubles spillover into elections - 6 arrested, voting stations closed due to protests

2019-05-08 17:04

KwaZulu-Natal has emerged as one of the most troublesome provinces on Wednesday with six arrests and numerous protests disrupting normal elections processes.

Rubber bullets fly as Holpan residents vow to disturb voting - reports

2019-05-08 11:34

Police have fired rubber bullets at residents of Holpan, in the Northern Cape on election day.

 

Pietermaritzburg protesters injured after rubber bullets fired

2019-05-21 10:39

Police have used rubber bullets and teargas to disperse protesters during a community protest in Henley Village in Pietermaritzburg.

George taxi operators face route closure due to violence

2019-05-17 18:08

George's taxi industry is at risk of being shut down for two months as ongoing disputes over the final phase of the subsidised 'Go George' bus service is making taxi travel "high risk", according to a Government Gazette notice published on Friday.

Grabouw farm workers suspend N2 highway protest

2019-05-15 15:07

Children have returned to school and the N2 highway near Sir Lowry’s Pass has been opened as Grabouw farmworkers suspend their protest action during negotiations with their employer.

Lenasia South land occupiers and residents continue to clash amid deep-seated acrimony

2019-05-15 05:39

Clashes between Lenasia South Extension 4 residents and a group of land occupiers are far from over.

City of Johannesburg tells Alexandra inquiry that it is delivering

2019-05-14 16:19

It is not true that the level of service delivery has dropped in embattled Alexandra, the City of Johannesburg has told the SA Human Rights Commission and the Office of the Public Protector.

Protesters block road in Thornville, KZN

2019-05-13 10:49

Protests have rocked Thornville near Pietermaritzburg, causing blocked roads.

Councillor burnt, rushed to hospital, after petrol bomb attack on Randfontein home

2019-05-12 17:46

Police say preliminary investigations show more explosive devices, other than petrol bombs, may have been used in the attack.

Vuwani shutdown called off

2019-05-09 17:03

The situation in Vuwani, Limpopo, is expected to return to normal, after the shutdown in the area was called off.

Protest leader arrested in Vuwani

2019-05-08 11:44

The situation in Vuwani, Limpopo, remains unpredictable after the arrest of one of the protest leaders.

Several protests erupt in Durban on election day

2019-05-08 10:32

Police in Durban have been kept busy on election morning as several protests flared up.

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