A massive fire raced through Brazil’s 200-year-old National Museum in Rio de Janeiroon Sunday, probably destroying its collection of more than 20million items, ranging from archaeological finds to historical memorabilia.
The City of Johannesburg has offered a substantial reward in connection with what it says was sabotage at the Eikenhof substation on Monday, leading to a power outage and extensive water cuts.
Illegal electricity connections at Nompumelelo Informal Settlement in East London have resulted in the destruction of over 45 homes and a loss of life.
Eskom is investigating the cause of a fire which broke out at its Kusile Station Unit three fabric filter plant in eMalahleni Mpumalanga on Friday.
Yiannis Philippopoulou was sure he saw his nine-year-old twins picked up by a boat after they fled the flames. But days since the family’s chaotic escape from the inferno, the girls appear to have vanished.