Alexandra Protesters Take March to South African Economic Hub
The Alex Total Shutdown movement has taken demonstrations to Sandton, widely considered the country's wealthiest business hub, where protesters have accused the City of Johannesburg of failing to stop the mushrooming of illegal structures in Alexandra.
South Africa: Alexandra Protesters Take March to Sandton
SAnews.gov.za, 8 April 2019
Marching Alexandra township residents have arrived at the City of Johannesburg Region 6 Municipal Offices in Sandton. Read more »
News24Wire, 7 April 2019
The ANC and DA in Gauteng have hit out at each other after tense protests, which is set to intensify, rocked Alexandra.The DA's Gauteng premier candidate, Solly Msimanga, laid a… Read more »
Thousands of residents of Alexandra in Johannesburg shut down the township (file photo).
Authorities will be monitoring protest action by Alexandra residents who, despite the threat of heavy rains, plan to march to Sandton where demonstrations are expected to bring ... Read more »