South Africa, Demonstration / Riot, Level 3: Violent unrest in Malmesbury – Western Cape, South Africa

2023-10-09: Violent riots break out in Lingelethu, Malmesbury, on Monday following the death of a teenager. Several buildings were set on fire and, as of Monday (9 October)  there are reports of several people injured.
Heightened security measures are to be expected, local traffic disruptions are possible. Violent incidents cannot be ruled out. Travellers should avoid demonstrations and follow instructions by authorities.