The cause of the fire remains unknown at this stage.
Images on social media showed the extent of the damage to the supermarket.
A crowd surrounded and attacked their vehicle during violet protests.
About 50 shacks have burned and two people were transported to hospital after a fire broke out on Saturday morning.
No injuries were reported and all residents have been accounted for.
A block at the school was engulfed in flames on Thursday afternoon.

Disasters WATCH: Cape Town rain leaves a neighbourhood under water

Zwelitsha homes were flooded when Diep River burst its banks

Disasters We can’t trust Sanral to look after public interests, says Outa over ‘toll money’ demand

Outa plans to turn to the courts on the matter and lodge a formal PAIA review application this week in court.

Disasters PICS: 50 Alexandra families lose shacks in ‘load reduction’ fire

Johannesburg EMS spokesperson Robert Mulaudzi said 30 of the shacks were inside the building, while 20 others were outside.

Disasters Two confirmed dead as massive explosion tears Cape Town refinery apart

The incident occurred at the plant at approximately 4am on Thursday.

Disasters Watch: Cape Town mops up after deluge

In Wynberg, a tree fell on a vehicle and branches were strewn across a parking lot.

Disasters 100 KwaMashu homes go down in flames

Paramedics have treated four patients for minor injuries.

Disasters WATCH: Tshwane paraffin depot on fire

The damage was estimated to be around R3 million.

Disasters 9-year-old boy killed on side of road after two cars collide, knocking him

It is understood that the two vehicles collided with each other at an intersection, sending one of the vehicles in the direction of the boy, who was near the side of the road.

Disasters Five-year-old girl killed in Cape Town blaze, two adults badly burnt

The police say the cause of the fire is unknown at this stage.

Disasters Nearly 100 homes damaged by heavy thunderstorm in Mpumalanga

The municipality has provided the affected families with food parcels and blankets.

Disasters Monster cyclone Harold tears through Fiji

The official NaDraki weather service said the cyclone was offshore south of Fiji’s main island Viti Levu, but passing closer to land than initially expected.

Disasters Forensic report in Enock Mpianzi’s death set for release

The Mpianzi family’s legal representative, Ian Levitt, was shocked by the move, saying they had not given their blessing for the report to be released.




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