The inquest into the death of anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol is set to enter its second day at the High Court in Johannesburg.
A community hall has been torched and vehicles stoned as authorities moved to rein in a protest in Cape Town.
The Department of Environmental Affairs is poised to officially announce a government-approved annual export quota of 800 lion bone skeletons.
The DA wants the portfolio committee on home affairs' investigation into state capture to be broadened to include how the Gupta's obtained sensitive, confidential state-owned information on some of their loudest critics.
"Not only do the two presidents like each other, but there is also a business connection between their two families."