After protest action on 25 November, commuters had to find alternative transport to work; many walked from Site C station to Mandalay to catch a train. Photo by Masixole Feni.
Former mineworkers from South Africa and other southern African countries, and the widows of former mineworkers, demonstrated outside parliament, calling on the Minister of Social Welfare to come to their aid. The miners say they have not been paid their pensions. Photo by Bernard Chiguvare.
On Wednesday, members of Nehawu met in the Old Assembly of parliament. Members were told to "wash your T-shirts" because they will be back in full force on Thursday morning and will not respect the interdict against their actions. Photo by Willem Law.
On Friday, a group of about 20 people from the Congolese community picketed outside parliament for three hours and handed over a memorandum calling on the government to pressurise President Joseph Kabila of DRC to not seek a third term. Photo by Bernard Chiguvare.