Tshwane Shutdown protesters have refused to hand over their memorandum of demands to a presidency official at the Union Buildings in Pretoria.
The Tshwane Metro Police have warned members of the public not to participate in an illegal #ShutDown protest march planned for on Thursday.
The South African Democratic Teachers Union (Sadtu) says the looming shutdown by learners on Monday will negatively affect schooling.
The South African Union of Students says it is prepared to call off the current shutdown of universities by this weekend. The organisation says it will wait for an announcement from Higher education Minister Naledi Pandor, following a meeting she held with them last week, before it does so.
US budget talks have hit another impasse over immigration, a key Republican negotiator said Sunday, raising the prospect of a second government shutdown if no agreement is reached by this week’s deadline.