Community leaders from all so-called coloured communities in Gauteng are currently meeting with a group calling itself the Gauteng Shutdown Co-ordinating Committee, at Eldorado Park in Johannesburg to discuss Monday’s total shutdown.
Residents of Westbury, Johannesburg have threatened another shutdown on Monday, following Friday’s protests which brought traffic to a standstill in the area.
Thousands of women marched across the Pretoria CBD on Wednesday to demand an end to violence against women.
Tshwaranang Legal Advocacy Centre to end Violence against Women’s says, We are also encouraging that there be no economic activity today. So we will be happy if men, as allies, will not buy anything.”