Protesting residents in Ottosdal and the greater Tswaing Local Municipal area torched a community library, municipal offices and two trucks, which led to police being dispatched.
The African National Congress’ (ANC) Dullah Omar region in the Western Cape is expected to meet with the community leaders of the Marikana informal settlement in Philippi on Sunday to discuss the ongoing service delivery issues in the area.
Zimbabwe’s largest labour body on Tuesday threatened protests over the government’s decision to ban the use of foreign currencies and make the interim currency the sole legal tender.
Huge numbers of Algerians protested Friday in the capital, keeping up their push for a political overhaul despite a spate of arrests ahead of the latest weekly rally.
A large police contingent deployed to Alexandra, north of Johannesburg, is busy extinguishing burning tyres and reopening blocked roads following overnight protests.