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SOCIETY

Breaking News | Many left homeless after this happened under their control

https://www.iol.co.za/mercury/news/look-dozens-left-homeless-after-fire-razes-400-shacks-at-kennedy-road-informal-settlement-58f7f686-70b2-42a2-8dd2-bb5559eb9f4bDurban Many people lost their houses yesterday night after around 400 shacks consumed in a informal settlement on Kennedy Street. Avalari-based Shibushisojikode placed the inhabitant improvement in a cabin and stated the affiliation was overwhelmed by another fire. "Legislators are fixated on alliances and conversations regarding who could be in power, but in the occasion that they can't provide a reasonable accommodations elective, the fire will keep people destitute," Zikode stated.He delivered that the association had no stores, but might go to the impacted areas to survey the point of the damage and notice what backing can be given to the casualties of the occurrence.

  4 days ago ago
Breaking News | Many left homeless after this happened under their control

SOCIETY

'This Is What Community Members Woke Up To

Watch https://twitter.com/Callmethaboo2nd/status/1462818920075776004?t=2SMTjAyS8nDStkAGZgWG6g&s=19 The Garden Route District Municipality has activated its Joint Operations Centre in response to heavy flooding in George, although the area has been prone to flooding the municipal officials are still not very intimate with the ways of dealing with such incidences.

  4 days ago ago
'This Is What Community Members Woke Up To

ENVIRONMENT

Sad morning, as lightning does the unexpected at a fuel station in Kruger National Park. Video

Yusef Ambramjee has shared some vital information with South Africans. People are left in a disbelief, as they witness that the number one national park in South Africa is loomed by fire. This is concerning, due to the fact that there are animals that can burn to death.

  13 days ago ago
Sad morning, as lightning does the unexpected at a fuel station in Kruger National Park. Video

SOCIETY

Seshego Residents In Shock After Waking Up To This

A wood and iron house on Pumpkin Road in Waterloo, KwaZulu-Natal destroyed in a fire today, 11 November 2021. The owners of the place called the regulation unit South Africa at about 13:50, this was after that notice that the fire was already too much and it had destroyed the place.

  15 days ago ago
Seshego Residents In Shock After Waking Up To This

SOCIETY

HEARTBREAKING : How will children whose mother died in the Pretoria house fire survive?

The fire that claimed the lives of five people in Pretoria in the early morning hours of Wednesday took away a mother of some children . There was 41-year-old Kwena Pheme , who had worked for the family as a domestic worker for four years . She left behind three young children who still needed a motherly figure in their lives.

  15 days ago ago
HEARTBREAKING : How will children whose mother died in the Pretoria house fire survive?

SOCIETY

A shocker| This man ran into this burning house just for this. This what he was after.

Source: https://twitter.com/TimesLIVE/status/1457312531534553092?s=20 A man risked his life to save a baby that was trapped inside a burning house. The fire had already reported to be meters high of which this speaks into the severity of this fire. A life was saved because of this man but in the process of this heroic act, he got a serious burn to the hand.

  19 days ago ago
A shocker| This man ran into this burning house just for this. This what he was after.

SOCIETY

Homeowner battles for his life after this befell him last night

When one hears what might befall another resident in the middle of the night, they will certainly be reminded that it is a necessity to always live next to alert neighbours. According to a report by Arrive Alive, a 44 year old man is currently battling for his life in the KwaZulu-Natal Province after a tragic incident happened to him.

  15 days ago ago
Homeowner battles for his life after this befell him last night

SOCIETY

The victims Of Devastating Fire Have Revealed Sensitive information To The Public...

https://www.iol.co.za/capeargus/news/family-seeks-assistance-after-devastating-house-fire-in-parkwood-78d064c9-c583-4dcb-8c02-079de4ec57b1?utm_term=Autofeed&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1637160078 Cape Town - A family who lost their possessions in a fire related accident in Parkwood last week are engaging for help to reconstruct their lives. Ward councilor Donovan Nelson said a fire obliterated the home of 66-year-old Richard Tentin, in Willow Road last Tuesday at around 6pm.

  9 days ago ago
The victims Of Devastating Fire Have Revealed Sensitive information To The Public...

ENTERTAINMENT

Kaya 959 FM fires Unathi Nkayi

The station says they have terminated Unathi’s contract due to “conduct that rendered the relationship intolerable” Unathi’s contract is terminated with immediate effect. Nkayi, who joined the station in February last year hosted the station’s midday show from noon to 3pm.

  9 days ago ago
Kaya 959 FM fires Unathi Nkayi

SOCIETY

"A fire just started a house away from where I live" a lady shared leaving everyone in disbelief

A lady recently left Mzansi in disbelief after sharing what was happening in her neighborhood. As most people are aware that there are a lot of things which can result in a possible fire. With that being said, the lady mentioned on her caption that there's a house which is currently on fire a few blocks away from where she stays.

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ECONOMY-FINANCE

'We'll Breathe Clean Air But In Darkness' Ntokozo Ngcwabe Fires Shots On 'Financial Bullying'

Ntokozo Ngcwabe, Deputy Director-General of the Department of Mineral Resources, has condemned "financial intimidation" by donors who refuse to support coal projects, claiming that South Africa must move slowly away from the polluting fuel. "We need to pace ourselves [in reducing coal consumption] and not be driven to fulfill specific goals by a given time if we are not at the same level of development [as richer nations]," Ngcwabe said on Wednesday.

  16 days ago ago
'We'll Breathe Clean Air But In Darkness' Ntokozo Ngcwabe Fires Shots On 'Financial Bullying'

POLITICS

"You Always Address An imperceptible Virus" | Robert Marawa Fires Shots At President Cyril Ramaphosa

Recently (Monday November 8) South Africa's energy provider Eskom declared one more burden shedding, Eskom's true Twitter account posted a power ready proclamation in which they affirm stage 4 burden shedding in the country for the entire week beginning today and until Friday (12 November).

  18 days ago ago

SOCIETY

Kruger nation park lost a fuel station.

A lightning strike which accured in the lower sabie resulted in the petrol station burnt down. According to Isaac Phaatla , the spokesperson of the Kruger national park guest will have to refuel their vehicles in Skukuza or Crocodile bridge until further Piet van Wyk were all on scene.

  12 days ago ago
Kruger nation park lost a fuel station.

SOCIETY

Bad news; Five family members die in house fire

A disastrous story emerging from Pretoria West: Five relatives, including a six-year-old kid – have been killed in a house fire which happened in the extremely early times of Wednesday morning, 10 November 2021. Tshwane Emergency Services' Charles Mabaso says firemen were dispatched to the scene at 01:30.

  16 days ago ago
Bad news; Five family members die in house fire

SPORTS

PSL lethal striker is left without a place to call home after his house burns down.

Fires in your house can be devastating to both your family and your property. To lessen the risk of your home catching fire, increase your fire readiness with these simple fire safety precautions.Photo: via Twitter There are a lot of things you need to do after your house burns down, such as finding a place to stay until you can rebuild another one, which is also expensive, it's a good idea to become familiar with your insurance policy and its coverage.

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PSL lethal striker is left without a place to call home after his house burns down.

SOCIETY

HORRIFIC| Devastating Fire ClaimS (5) Family Members In Their Pretoria West Home.

Another shocking incident that happened early Wednesday morning has left residents of Pretoria West heartbroken.A devastating fire erupted while the family was still sleeping and five (5) members of the same family sadly died.Only two family members survived with minor injuries, a 45-year-old and a 3-year-old boy.The incident has left the family without hope as they lost all five (5) member at once and in a horrific way.

  17 days ago ago
HORRIFIC| Devastating Fire ClaimS (5) Family Members In Their Pretoria West Home.

SOCIETY

Firefighter was lucky to survive electrocution when he was putting out fire

A fire fighter was lucky to escape from the jaws of death when he survived electrocution when he was helping put out some fire.It was alleged that the incidence took place when he was on duty putting out a fire in Durban's when he got electrocuted.When the emergency team arrived , he got treated and continued with his work.

  14 days ago ago
Firefighter was lucky to survive electrocution when he was putting out fire

SOCIETY

A 44 year old man got hospitalized due to smoke inhalation following a house fire in Waterloo

This Thursday morning of 11th November, a 44 year old man was hospitalized for smoke inhalation just after a fire broke out at his home on Peach Road in Waterloo a place in KZN. The Reaction Unit South Africa (RUSA) Operations Center were contacted by the nearby residents in the area at approximately around 02:06 and then requested assistance at the scene.

  15 days ago ago
A 44 year old man got hospitalized due to smoke inhalation following a house fire in Waterloo

EDUCATION

Sad-26 children died in school fire

Straw and wood classrooms in southern Niger caught fire on Monday, killing at least 26 children between the ages of 5 and6, seven months after another catastrophe in the capital, Niamey. Children in Niger's poorest regions have been forced to sit on the ground in straw and woodshed classrooms as a result of a country-wide shortage of school buildings.

  17 days ago ago
Sad-26 children died in school fire

EDUCATION

Over 20 School Children Buried After Fire Incidence In Niger

On Tuesday, the bodies of more than 20 students killed in a fire at a Niger school were buried in the city of Maradi. The twenty children were laid to rest following a service at a mosque attended by family and officials. On Monday, a fire destroyed three straw classrooms at the 'AFN' pre- and elementary school in Maradi.

  16 days ago ago
Over 20 School Children Buried After Fire Incidence In Niger