Twenty-six people have reportedly been arrested and several others were allegedly injured when police fired rubber bullets as the protest turned violent.
NUMSA declared its intention to strike earlier in the week, but was temporarily interdicted by the Labour Court.  
An agreement was reached between the SRC and management at a meeting held on Thursday after two days of protest action at the Nelson Mandela University.  
Police use tear gas and rubber bullets to quell two days of demonstrations in Nompumelelo township.
The party is concerned the judicial system only exacerbates the abuse of victims.
Protesters invaded Brits early on Thursday morning, blockading roads and preventing residents and motorists from entering or exiting the town.

Protests WATCH: Irate Optimum mine workers torch trucks in Mpumalanga

Mine workers from several Optimum-owned mines torched vehicles to protest not receiving their salaries in months.

Protests Planned trucker protest to disrupt major roads over Easter Weekend

Protest action is being planned to demonstrate against the hiring of foreign truck drivers.

Protests Cop run over, EFF councillor shot in Kwaggafontein protest

Councillor Lebo Dlamini said she was shot four times with rubber bullets, allegedly by a police officer, and attempted murder is being investigated.

Protests NUM members on strike at PPC Cement in Pretoria

‘The company management is creating the wage gaps instead of closing them,’ says a branch secretary.

Protests Kill us now, Malema tells police

The leader of the red berets accused police at the uMngeni municipality in KwaZulu-Natal of threatening to shoot EFF protesters.

Protests Inter-ministerial committee established to deal with ‘Alexandra renewal’

Ministers will meet with the #AlexTotalShutdown leaders to discuss their issues, ‘with the renewal of Alexandra being pivotal’.

Protests Ethnic clash between Batswana, Xhosa closes Rustenburg school

Parents of Xhosa pupils from Bokamoso went to the school to protect their children, insisting they also wanted their own school.

Protests Numsa serves Comair with notice to strike over wage disparities ahead of Easter weekend

The executive of airline division, Wrenelle Stander, was not immediately available for comment.  

Protests Recall Ace Magashule, say protesters in support of ‘Gangster State’

The book’s launch was disrupted by the SG’s supporters, but a counter-protest wants to see the back of him.

Protests Protesters block roads with rocks and burning tyres in Boksburg

The EMPD, community policing forum, and security companies have been deployed to deal with protesters in Boksburg North.

Protests Mashaba abandons attempt to address Alexandra residents

The Joburg mayor was ultimately booed off stage.

Protests Residents from Ennerdale take to streets over service delivery

Residents have complained about the condition of their schools and set a mobile class ablaze at Oakdale Secondary.

Protests Mashaba to finally visit Alexandra Monday evening

Disgruntled residents, who had been protesting for more than a week, have suspended their protests.

Protests ANC distances itself from #totalshutdown threats in Hammanskraal

The ANC in Tshwane region has distanced itself from another protest planned for Monday in areas across Hammanskraal, north of Pretoria.

 

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