[DEBATE] : (Fwd) Table View protest
pbond at mail.ngo.za
Sat May 23 14:38:22 BST 2009
Residents fear eviction as protests increase
Regan Thaw | 20 Hours Ago
Residents of the Doornbach informal settlement in Table View said on
Friday, they feared being evicted after violent clashes between police
and residents on Thursday night.
Residents blockaded Koeberg road with rocks and burning tyres.
Earlier this week, Eyewitness news reported that protests of poor
service delivery and land demonstrations seemed to have increased in
The new national government had only been in power for 11 days but over
this period there had been violent protests countrywide almost everyday.
In the Western Cape, the fledging Democratic Alliance led Government was
ushered in by at least five chaotic service delivery and land
demonstrations in recent days.
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