WATCH | Western Cape firefighters demonstrate state of readiness as fire season approaches

WATCH | Western Cape firefighters demonstrate state of readiness as fire season approaches

The Western Cape festive season is notorious for its unrelenting fires and as that time of the year fast approaches, Cape Town firefighters are gearing up for another period of sustained fires.
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WATCH | Burning passenger bus brings traffic to a standstill on N1

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WATCH | Eskom's rolling blackouts hit Joburg's small businesses, again

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