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Shack fire leaves 150 homeless

At least 150 people were left homeless by a shack fire in Heinz Park near Philippi, Cape Town. The blaze...

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At least 150 people were left homeless by a shack fire in Heinz Park near Philippi, Cape Town.

The blaze destroyed 38 informal structures on Sunday.

Cape Town's Disaster Risk Management, Wilfred Solomons-Johannes, said his department would be providing the victims with humanitarian relief.

“All persons have been accounted for and no one sustained any injuries."

(Edited by Lindiwe Mlandu)

 

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