Firefighters are struggling to contain fires in Franskraal in the Overstrand. Thus far more than 60 residential properties have been destroyed or damaged, and nearly 13 000 hectares of vegetation has been destroyed.
Learners of the only school at the Wupperthal Moravian Mission Station near Clanwilliam in the Western Cape will not start their school year on Wednesday morning.
It’s a bleak New Year’s Eve for hundreds of residents at the Moravian Mission Station of Wupperthal near Clanwilliam on the West Coast.
A four-year-old boy and his four-month-old baby sister have burnt to death in a shack at Zone 8 Meqheleng in the Free State town of Ficksburg. The incident occurred on Christmas night.