EC road closures: taxi protest update

The Eastern Cape police have confirmed the following road closures as a result of the taxi protest action in the province today.

Confirmed closures are the Thabo Lesoba/Telle bridge junction near Walaza.

The R58 towards Burgersdorp from Aliwal North has been blocked as has the entrance to Maletswai. The R58 to Lady Grey has also been closed as has the R61 to Port St Johns.

Tyres have been set alight in Adelaide with roads blocked with stone throwing reported in Uitenhage.

The road has been blocked near Ngcobo at the Nyanga and Cofimvaba intersection.

In Port Alfred, no incidents have been reported with all roads clear and open.

The closure of the Herschel and Lady Grey/Sterkspruit T-junction has not yet been confirmed.

No taxis are operating in Peddie with vehicles gathered at the Peddie taxi rank. The situation is being monitored by the police.

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