Tensions remain high in Ottosdal in North West following violent service delivery protests during which municipal offices and a library were torched.
A number of people have reportedly been arrested including a journalist amid scuffles between police and supporters of eThekwini mayor, Zandile Gumede in Durban.
Algerian lawmakers late on Wednesday elected an Islamist opposition figure as chairperson of parliament under pressure from mass protests demanding the departure of the ruling elite.
Around 2,000 people protested in the Algerian capital against the interim government Friday, defying a significant police presence just days before the mandate of its president expires, witnesses said.
The City of Cape Town’s traffic services say various roads have been closed due to a shutdown in Hanover Park on the Cape Flats.