Protest Alert: Ongoing protest in the Johannesburg Central Business District

Alert: Ongoing protest in the Johannesburg Central Business District (July 11, 2021)

Event: Ongoing protest in the Johannesburg Central Business District today, July 11, 2021.  The Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department has recommended that people avoid areas of the Central Business District to include the area of the M2 highway due to ongoing protest activity. Berea, Jeppestown, Maboneng, and adjacent neighborhoods have been affected.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the areas of the demonstrations.
  • Exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Keep a low profile.

Assistance: