[DEBATE] : (Fwd) Service protesters hit the road
pbond at mail.ngo.za
Wed Jan 9 13:14:41 GMT 2008
Bus stoned in N West protest
07/01/2008 15:34 - (SA)
Johannesburg - A bus carrying passengers has been stoned by protesting
residents between Makwassie and Wolmaranstad, North West police said on
Spokesperson Superintendent Louis Jacobs said the bus which was carrying
about 60 passengers was attacked at 14:00 on Sunday.
"We don't know the motive behind the protest but they were rumours of
lack of service delivery. The situation was 'under control' as the crowd
dispersed when the police intervened."
The bus was travelling from Pretoria to Cape Town when the incident
There were no injuries reported and no arrests had been made.
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