In a separate fire in Wynberg, an appliance warehouse was destroyed during a blaze, which took firefighters close to two hours to extinguish.
He said we should expect an ‘even deadlier’ third wave to hit the country that will last until the end of winter.
Water leaks into the Laboria House building were deemed a safety risk, after an assessment done by occupational health and safety inspectors. 
The dogs attacked the pensioner when he got out of his care to fetch his mail.
KZN snake whisperer Jason Arnold saved the snake without causing injury to it, much to the relief of the family who found a new slippery friend in their bedroom on Sunday.
Voges has been described as a giant of a man – both in stature and character. 
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R12m Bronkhorstspruit hospital upgrade ‘makes no sense’

Local News R12m Bronkhorstspruit hospital upgrade ‘makes no sense’

Last June, BMW Germany announced the company would partner with the government to upgrade eight hospitals in three provinces and four community clinics with 750 beds to support during the second wave of the Covid-19 peak.

Local News Community in shock after former actor commits suicide in front of church

The deceased was involved in the wildlife trade and mostly catered to international hunters. His business was severely impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic and subsequent travel restrictions.

Local News Firefighters rush to contain blazes cropping up in Cape Town

Cape Town is currently experiencing strong winds, which increase the risk of wildfires burning out of control. 

Local News SANParks pilot suffers minor injuries after helicopter crash

The helicopter, an Airbus AS350B-3+ ‘Squirrel’ aircraft, was damaged in the accident, and the pilot was flying alone. 

Local News Suspected vandalism leads to substation blowing up in Eldorado Park (video)

Some residents in Eldorado Park as a result have been left without power.

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Dry Mopani region’s taps get turned on

Local News Dry Mopani region’s taps get turned on

The minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation handed over the labour-intensive Sand-Water Extraction Project to villagers in Bolobedu outside Giyani.

Local News WATCH: Woman gets on roof of Durban hotel in apparent suicide attempt

Once the woman was distracted, police officers managed to subdue her. She has since been taken to hospital.

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Municipal services return to ‘calm’ Vuwani

Local News Municipal services return to ‘calm’ Vuwani

In 2016, pandemonium broke out in the area after communities in Vuwani refused to be incorporated into then Lim 234, better known as Collins Chabane local municipality.

Local News Herman Mashaba to help families of drowned Hammanskraal boys

During a visit to the three boys’ families last week Tuesday, Tshwane mayor Randall Williams said the metro was waiting for the outcome of the police investigation.

Local News Meet some of the top 20 finalists for Miss Soweto 2020 (video)

The Miss Soweto 2020 pageant will be taking place on November 28th.

Local News Three boys found dead in under-construction stormwater trench in Hammanskraal

The stormwater trench was under construction in Tambo Extension 1. It is thought the boys might have been playing in the area.

Local News Five-month-old baby among three children that died in Limpopo house fire

A woman left the three young children alone on Saturday morning to buy food, and was informed of the fire on her way home.

Local News NSRI evacuates ill patient from deep-sea fishing trawler

The patient was found to be in a stable condition, and was taken into the helicopter using the basket hoist procedure. 

Local News WATCH: Flames engulf Cape Town building

The business in Woodstock, was engulfed by flames and the fire is said to have started at around 11am, but was eventually contained.




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