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Protests in Jefferey's Bay

By Tai Chishakwe - Oct 14, 2014
Protests in Jefferey's Bay

Jeffreys Bay police are monitoring a protest by a group of residents who are said to be burning tyres this morning. The protest began as early as 6am on Tuesday.

Police spokesperson, Warrant Officer Gerda Swart, says the Aston Bay road between Jeffreys Bay and Aston Bay is closed to traffic at the moment.

The protesters are tyres and logs burning and rocks in the road.

The protesters are allegedly demanding houses, service delivery and jobs.

Motorists are urged to use the Aston Bay road with caution at present.

More details to follow.