South Africa | Ravaged by COIVD lockdown & demanding jobs, community blocks an entrance to Kruger NP

Chaotic scenes played out on the road leading to the Punda Maria gate of the Kruger National Park early this week when scores of Matiyani residents littered the R524 with rocks, logs and other objects.

The protest action comes on the eve of the holiday season and at a time when tourism is battling to emerge from the devastation caused by the long months of the lockdown.

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