POLOKWANE – The R71 road between Polokwane and Mankweng is open following protests in the area earlier today.
POLOKWANE – The R71 road is currently closed both directions between Polokwane and Mankweng due to protests in the area.
— Mashela Mamabolo (@mash1895) March 10, 2019
As a result traffic is moving slowly and is heavily backed-up. Authorities are on the scene and motorists are advised to use the alternative R81 or D4040 route if possible.
Source: Capricorn Review