Residents of Kagiso west of Johannesburg have taken to the streets in protest over service delivery issues. All entry points into the township have been closed.
Protesting Northern Cape residents have torched a municipal building at Ritchie, near Jacobsdal.
Chaos has erupted in Bekkersdal, west of Johannesburg, as communities clash with police. Public Order Police have been deployed to the township to quell a service delivery protest which started on Wednesday morning.
Atteridgeville, an area west of Pretoria, has been rendered on edge as the community protested against an increase in municipal rates, on Monday morning.