The Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department says it expects a heavy flow of traffic this weekend as most residents will be returning home to Gauteng.
A manhunt is underway for the occupants of a car that opened fire on Johannesburg Metro Police officers on Wednesday night while attempting to evade a roadblock.
Johannesburg Metro Police have warned motorists of heavy traffic on the N1 highway towards Bloemfontein
The situation is calm in Westbury, Johannesburg on Saturday morning following Friday’s violent protests. Scores of angry residents took to the streets barricading roads and burning tyres in protests against gangsterism and other social ills.
Johannesburg Metro Police Spokesperson Wayne Minnaar has called on motorists to cooperate with traffic officials as they make their way home Monday after the long weekend.