Ennerdale residents block roads with burning tyres

702 Breakfast listeners have described the situation as "tense" at Ennerdale on Tuesday morning.

Residents protesting over housing and service delivery are blocking roads and burning tyres.

One listener from the area said they have been unable to leave the area this morning.

On Monday similar protest action spread in Eldorado Park.

EWN reporter, Katleho Sekhotho, was trapped in the township until midnight when residents blocked roads making it impossible for anyone to leave.

Also read: Eldorado Park protesters say they are forcing politicians to listen to their cry

The protest turned ugly when police fired rubber bullets and stun grenades at protesters.

A Spar and Shoprite store were looted.

Listen to EWN reporter Katleho Sekhotho on how she was taken in by family to escape rubber bullets...

Watch: Eldorado Park becomes war zone as protest turns ugly


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