Disgruntled residents of Diepsloot north of Johannesburg have gone on a rampage looting spaza shops in the township.
Police in Diepsloot north of Johannesburg are on high alert following a protest by hundreds of residents early on Thursday morning.
A three-day shutdown by residents of QwaQwa in the Free State has been suspended temporarily. QwaQwa and Kestell grounded to a halt on Monday as residents demanded immediate water supply.
A high-powered government delegation has been deployed to the strife-torn Maluti-a-Phofung Municipality in the eastern Free State.
A peaceful march drawing tens of thousands of anti-government protesters on New Year’s Day spiralled into chaotic scenes as police fired several rounds of tear gas at crowds including families and some protesters threw several petrol bombs.