4 PEOPLE ARRESTED AFTER VIOLENT MITCHELLS PLAIN PROTEST

CAPE TOWN- Four people have been arrested after violent protests in Siaqulo informal settlement near Mitchell’s Plain.

The angry residents took to the streets to protests poor service delivery to the streets, in violent demonstrations.

The protests erupted late on Tuesday.

An ATM at a filling station, along with a shop and vehicle came under attack.

Residents were heard singing and chanting ‘give us electricity, we want houses and we vote no to shacks’.

“We just want proper service delivery. We’re still using candles for light and paraffin-powered devices for basic needs, such as cooking, as there’s no electricity in the area.”

Photo Credit- iOL

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