A veld fire in the vicinity of Pearly Beach in the Overstrand Municipality of the Western Cape is still burning out of control.
Johannesburg Emergency services have warned residents to exercise caution when attempting to light candles or paraffin stoves.
A fire tore through a Bronx apartment building on Thursday, killing at least 12 people, including a toddler, and leaving four others fighting for their lives in New York’s deadliest blaze in decades.
Efforts are continuing to reduce soil erosion, following the massive June fires in the Knysna area in the Southern Cape.
About 150 people have been displaced after a fire destroyed their shacks in the Masiphumelele informal settlement near Fish Hoek.