Day: October 12, 2017

Court rules against expelled EFF Mogale City councillors
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Court rules against expelled EFF Mogale City councillors

The Gauteng South High Court has dismissed an urgent interdict by the six Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) Mogale City councillors after being dismissed by the party for voting with the ruling party African National Congress (ANC) during the motion of No confidence. These councillors sought to interdict their removal from the council by the party […]

840 houses damaged in Gauteng thunderstorms
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840 houses damaged in Gauteng thunderstorms

Gauteng Provincial Government has confirmed that 840 houses have been damaged by the storms that hit the Province on Monday with Johannesburg and Ekhuruleni mostly affected. The heavy rains and storms left an estimate of 1 600 people affected, with five fatalities reported so far. Two fatalities occurred as a direct result of the storm, […]

KZN Thunderstorms| Storm damages in Prospecton Road, South of Durban, October 10 2017. Picture:
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KZN to be declared a ‘Disaster Area’ processes underway

The KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Government says it cannot confirm a formal declaration of disaster, as processes are underway to take stock of the damages. Eight reported deaths have now been officially confirmed by the Provincial Government following the thunderstorms that hit the province on Tuesday. According to the provincial government, there are still reports of missing […]