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Con Roux of the N3 Toll Concession said there were extensive backlogs in both directions. He urged motorists to use alternative routes such as the R74 via Oliviershoek Pass.
Striking municipal workers gathered in their numbers outside Port Elizabeth City Hall on Wednesday.
Supra Mahumapelo resigned last month following weeks of violent protests, leaving the position vacant.
The patrollers claim they signed contracts in 2016 and that the Community Safety MEC has been avoiding them for two years.
Unions Numsa, Solidarity and NUM refused to give an exact figure in their counter-offer proposal.
Hundreds of people have occupied open land in Silverglen, south of Durban.
Six people were arrested last week following a multi-faceted operation by the Hawks, police and the Health Professions Council of South Africa.
A memorial service was being held at the Kloof Rugby Stadium on the West Rand on Wednesday for five Sibanye Gold miners who died last week.
Eskom said Wednesday night that things "did not look good" in terms of load-shedding.
The sports analyst and presenter walked off set in May, accusing fellow presenters Nick Mallett and Naas Botha of undermining him.
The suspects had been under surveillance since the hijacking of a vehicle in Alexandra in May.
The Palestine solidarity organisation said this followed Naidoo's reaching out to them, which resulted in their meeting early on Wednesday morning.
NUM, Numsa and Solidarity will respond on Wednesday to the revised offer of a 4.7 percent pay increase.
The ANC on Wednesday morning confirmed that one of its MPs, Sibusiso Radebe, had been shot dead.
It was not immediately clear what spurred the protest, although it is believed to be related to service delivery issues.
Refugees in Pretoria are still allegedly having to pay bribes to get asylum.
The president tells South African men they need to stop objectifying women.
The 14 municipalities reported that among themselves, a total of R1.5-billion was deposited into VBS Mutual Bank as part of a short-term investment.
DA leader Mmusi Maimane also says white privilege is something that should be taken as seriously as black poverty.
More than half the world's refugees are children, according to the United Nations.
Last week a council meeting had to be abandoned when ANC councillors stayed away en masse.
Shashi Naidoo is currently in a diplomatic storm and received heavy criticism for her remarks about Gaza.
The historic R5-billion settlement was reached last month after three years of extensive negotiations between the six companies and the claimants' attorneys.
The 12-year-old's parents were not in court after being taken into the NPA's witness protection programme.
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