400 riot police officers deployed after chaotic protests by hawkers
Armed administration police in anti-riot gear patrol. Hundreds of riot police officers were yesterday deployed to the city centre following violent protests by hawkers. The heavy police presence, comprising about 400 officers, follows chaotic protests on Monday in which pedestrians and traders were robbed, vehicles vandalised and a policeman attacked and his motorcycle set on fire.
“All the division commanders are in the CBD to ensure the chaos does not happen again. I’ve also directed that those who caused the chaos should be arrested.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at The Daily NationSimilar Stories