Journalist attacked, robbed in Meyerton protest
Lenyaro Sello was reportedly chased and pelted with rocks by protesting residents in Sicelo.
JOHANNESBURG - Police have confirmed a journalist covering protests in Meyerton, in the Midvaal, has been attacked and robbed of her equipment.
eNCA journalist Lenyaro Sello was reportedly chased and pelted with rocks by protesting residents in the Sicelo informal settlement.
It's believed her camera was also taken and smashed.
Residents have been demonstrating since the beginning of the week, demanding housing and electricity.
They have vowed to continue their protests until Mayor Bongani Baloyi addresses them.
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