CAPE TOWN – Western Cape Human Settlements MEC Bonginkosi Madikizela will visit the Parkwood community on Tuesday following violent protests over housing.
A group of residents staged a symbolic land invasion over the weekend.
They occupied vacant land, marking out areas in protest against the slow pace of housing development.
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Some roads were closed on Monday, following more flare-ups in the area.
Recently, protests about land and housing also erupted in Vrygrond, Hermanus and Mitchells Plain in the Western Cape.