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16 Nov 2020 | 09:12 AM UTC

Protest ongoing in Pretoria on November 16

South Africa News Alert

Protest ongoing in Pretoria (Gauteng province) on November 16; localized disruptions likely

TIMEFRAME expected from 11/16/2020, 12:00 AM until 11/17/2020, 11:59 PM (Africa/Johannesburg). COUNTRY/REGION Pretoria

Event

A demonstration is currently ongoing in Pretoria, Gauteng province, on Monday, November 16. The demonstration has been organized by several trade unions and is being held to protest against the non-payment of wage increases. The demonstration is being held in the form of a march. Participants have gathered at Church Square and are expected to march to the National Treasury offices.

A heightened security presence and localized transportation disruptions are likely in the vicinity of the protest.

Advice

Those in Pretoria are advised to monitor the situation, avoid all demonstrations as a precaution, anticipate a heightened security presence, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.

 

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