Westbury residents west of Johannesburg have threatened to embark on a total shutdown again today ahead of the re-visit by Police Minister Bheki Cele.
Gauteng police have opened a case of attempted murder following a shooting incident in Westbury on Tuesday Night.
The police have been engaged in running battles with angry protesters in Westbury from last week Friday as they protest gang related violence.
It’s not yet clear if the residents of Westbury in Johannesburg West will continue with their protest on Tuesday ahead of Police Minister Bheki Cele’s visit to their area.
African National Congress (ANC) Secretary General, Ace Magashule, says the governing party remains concerned about gang violence in South Africa
Limpopo will release the provincial crime statistics in the Lebowakgomo Legislative Chambers.
The Human Rights Commission says authorities should address the complaints of residents of Cape Town townships rather than use force against protesters.
The Mayor of Kokstad, Bheki Mtolo says a statue of Adam Kok the third – the leader of the Griqua people – is to be unveiled by Deputy President David Mabuza, as the country observes Heritage Day.
The Greater Kokstad Municipality says more still needs to be done to restore the dignity and the heritage of South Africa’s indigenous people, especially the Khoisan and the Griquas.
The African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) leader Rev Kenneth Meshoe is asking Parliament to hold an urgent debate and to consult South Africans on Tuesday’s Constitutional Court decriminalising dagga for private use.