Violent service delivery protests erupted on Wednesday in the Protea area outside Randfontein, said police.
Warrant Officer Kay Makhubela described the scene as chaotic as hundreds of community members from the Waterworks informal settlement clashed with police.
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Police have dispersed a crowd of protesters who have gone on the rampage in Randfontein, west of Johannesburg.
The residents of Mohlakeng extension five are demanding services from the municipality.
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Randfontein is in the middle of an electricity crisis. The Randfontein Local Municipality needs to come up with at least R61,2 million in order to keep the light on in the town.
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Three men convicted of the fatal shooting of five-year-old Danielle Esterhuizen were given life sentences in the Johannesburg High Court on Wednesday, South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) news said.
Last month David Mpho Ngomane (32), Tsakane Jwaki Sithole (26) and
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