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August 24

Protest expected in Kimberley on Wednesday, 24 August 2022, by the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU). Members of COSATU are expected to gather at Roodepan, the open area in Galeshewe, Old Greenpoint/N8, and Pick n Pay on Seochoareng Street in Galeshewe. The demonstrators will march to the open area at Kemo. COSATU are expected to protest against the increasing cost of living, including issues around the cost of food, fuel, the energy crisis, unemployment, privatisation of state entities, high crime levels and austerity measures in government procurement. This is part of the National Shutdown organised by COSATU and the South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU). Motorists are advised to be vigilant during the national shutdown. Police will be dispatched to the relevant areas. Advisory – Follow Company travel security advisories, refer to media and social media alerts where applicable, and adhere to company travel security policies at all times. While we endeavour to post accurate and confirmed information only, protests and crime alerts are time and location sensitive and these may change after posting of alerts. Always be security aware and conscious of possible security risks. (JK) www.willshir.com – 2022©️Willshir & Associates – Business Intelligence Program


August 24
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