Protest storm brewing in Protea Glen

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Soweto residents are accusing city officials of ignoring their requests for help to rebuild their houses.

Soweto residents are accusing city officials of ignoring their requests for help to rebuild their houses.

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Soweto residents are accusing city officials of ignoring their requests for help to rebuild their houses.

Soweto residents are accusing city officials of ignoring their requests for help to rebuild their houses.

JOHANNESBURG - Police are monitoring the situation in Protea Glen, Soweto, after residents vowed to intensify protests.

Residents gathered on Thursday morning but police dispersed them.

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They&39;re accusing city officials of ignoring their requests for help to rebuild their houses.

Hundreds of families have been left destitute after a hail storm battered parts of Johannesburg.

Mayor Herman Mashaba has appealed for calm.