The fire that blazed through St Francis Bay in the Eastern Cape has destroyed 12 houses.
More than 10 000 people have been left homeless after a massive fire swept through a crowded slum in the Bangladesh capital, Dhaka. Thousands of shacks have been destroyed.
Students at the Tyelimhlophe Agricultural School in the Eastern Cape are raising the issue of overcrowding in hostels. This as a student died in a hostel fire on Friday.
Four men have died in three separate fires across Cape Town during Saturday night.
Eastern Cape Social Development MEC Siphokazi Mani-Lusithi says her department will assist with the funeral arrangements of seven family members who died in a house fire at Ciko village in Willowvale last week.