Parents and their children have shut down Oakdale high school in Ennerdale South of Johannesburg. They are demanding upgrades to the school arguing it’s not a conducive environment for learning.
The Democratic Alliance Premier Candidate, Solly Msimanga, plans to lay criminal charges on Sunday for incitement of violence against the African National Congress at Alexandra Police Station, north of Johannesburg.
The IEC is appealing to communities to protest in a peaceful manner and respect the rights of others to exercise their right to vote.
An uneasy calm has returned to Alexandra north of Johannesburg following Wednesday’s community protest.
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Sunday that he welcomed efforts towards a peaceful and democratic transition in Algeria, where weeks of protests have pushed for President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to end his 20-year rule.