An eye-witness account of the start of Red Monday and Krugersdorp’s war against drugs.
“Die polisie in Krugersdorp versuim reeds jare lank om op te tree teen dwelmhandelaars.”
“It is ironic that Mogale City Local Municipality indicated that it supports the shutdown, when they, together with the police and the Department of Home Affairs, are all responsible for the situation.”
“The torching of public and private property undermines the genuine concerns that the community might have.”
The News have just received reports that the group is now moving along Robert Broom Drive in the direction of Rant-en-Dal.
Police had to make use of water carriers, tear gas, stun grenades and rubber bullets in an effort to calm the masses.
Photos and videos from today’s protests.
This protest is still ongoing and motorists are urged to avoid the Southern entrance of Munsieville.
Police stop them before burning a third
Another female bystander mentioned that there was a child among the seven residents living in the house.
“It is alleged that the community attacked the foreign nationals with bricks and sticks, killing one of them.”