The South African Society of Bank Officials (Sasbo) says its planned banking strike on Friday, September 27, will see a total shutdown of all banking services, including ATMs.
Residents of Alexandra, north of Johannesburg, have begun blockading entrances and exits of the township as part of the so-called total shutdown of the area on Wednesday.
The Alexandra Total Shutdown movement is planning to have a public meeting on Thursday to discuss the demolition of illegal structures in the township north of Johannesburg.
Security is tight around Vuwani township and surrounding areas in Limpopo after a call by the Pro Makhado Task Team for a total shutdown of services on Tuesday.
City of Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa has described the on-going Tshwane shutdown protests as a political stunt orchestrated by the ANC leadership in the region.