20.3.2020 09:12 pm
According to the Western Cape police, the man – said to be in his 40s – jumped on the railway line and was struck by a train.
A man died after being hit by a train at Monte Vista station in Cape Town on Friday.
Dark smoke was visible from the city and, according to eyewitnesses, the wind drove the fire towards Lion’s Head.
Tessa was outside feeding her guinea pigs when she was struck by lightning on Friday morning.
12-year-old Sibusiso Dakuse’s family received his remains last weekend after pleading with the State in the court case to hand over his body.
Water will be off from 11am on Tuesday until 11pm on Wednesday to repair a bulk waterline.
37,000 accounts are in default with the utility, including 480 large power users, over 10,400 businesses, 104 government departments and 26,600 outstanding residential accounts.
The department of water and sanitation believes that the drop indicates that the dam has been on a steady decline for a number of months.
The bank was closed on Wednesday, prompting rumours that an employee was being tested for Covid-19.
They have refused to relocate to an RDP house in the area, saying the house is too small to accommodate them and their assets.
Malusi Booi did a site inspection on Wednesday and said he was pleased with the progress of phase two, which was set to deliver 314 houses.
The municipality is trying to sign an interest-free re-payment agreement with Eskom, as it is currently struggling with an interest burden of R368 million on its Eskom debt.
While in Hammanskraal, the premier outlined some of the tasks an incoming administrator for Tshwane had to undertake.
A group of teens were allegedly chased down by four men in a car, threatened at knife and gunpoint, and then verbally assaulted and threatened.
The minister was briefing the select committee on human settlements, water and sanitation on the interventions by the department at the Maluti-A-Phofung Local Municipality.