Protests close Cape town roads

Cape Town - Four intersections in Cape Town have been closed to traffic due to a service delivery protest, the city's traffic department said on Monday.

The intersections of Lansdowne and Stock roads, Vanguard Drive and Duinefontein Road, Vanguard Drive and Weltevreden Parkway, as well as Vanguard drive at the R300 were closed, spokeswoman Inspector Maxine Jordaan said.

File picture - Protesters blocking the road with burning tyres on the cnr of Duinefontein en Landsdowne roads. Picture: Henk Kruger/Cape Argus. Credit: henk kruger

Motorists were advised to use Old Strandfontein Road and Baden Powell Drive instead.

All city services concerned would attempt to minimise disruptions. - Sapa