Fallen firefighter ‘was passionate about firefighting’
Twenty-four-year-old Bradley Richards succumbed to his injuries in hospital after he was injured while battling the blaze this week.
Western Cape records 11 disaster-related deaths
The deaths are a result of the storm that lashed through parts of the Western Cape as well as the wildfire that is wreaking havoc in parts of the Southern Cape.
NSRI renders assistance as firefighting efforts continue in Knysna
Emergency and rescue crews are continuing to assist firefighters battling a wildfire that has wreaked havoc in parts of the Southern Cape.
Manhunt launched after four shot dead in Cape Town
A manhunt has been launched for armed men who shot dead four members of the same family in Delft and Gugulethu in quick succession.
Atlantis family ‘traumatised’ after double murder
Family spokesperson Ruth de Bruin says the suspect is known to the family and lives in the same area.
Four members of same family shot dead in Cape Town
Four people of the same family have been shot dead in separate shootings in Delft and Gugulethu on Saturday.
#KnysnaFire: Wildfire wreaks havoc in Southern Cape
The blaze has rapidly spread from Knysna to surrounding areas and has claimed five lives.
Strong winds fan fire near PE, N2 closed
Strong winds continue to fan a fire in the Nelson Mandela Bay forcing the municipality to shut down the N2 to traffic.
#KnysnaFire: Bad weather grounds aircraft helping with firefighting efforts
More than 400 formal and 200 informal structures have been gutted in Knysna, with 20 homes destroyed in Plettenberg Bay.
Man bust after mother, child (2) murdered in Atlantis
A man has been arrested in connection with the murder of an Atlantis mother and her two-year-old daughter.
Cops search for suspect after tik found at CT airport
Police are searching for a suspect after tik worth R9 million was found in a luggage bag.
3 kids burnt to death in Valhalla Park shack fire
A blaze broke out in Hazel Road claiming three children aged 12 and three years old.
WC govt takes urgent steps to assist storm & fire victims
The Western Cape Local Government Department says urgent steps are being taken to restore essential services.
Waterbombing continues in Plettenberg, Knysna, as water supply runs low
Authorities now say that most of the fires in Knysna and the surrounding areas are under control - at least for now.
No arrests yet after tik worth R9m discovered at CT Airport
Officials made the discovery in a travel bag on Tuesday.
Firefighter dies battling Knysna fire, death toll rises to 5
This brings to five the number of fatalities as a result of the fire.
Strand community to march against women and child abuse
The little girl's body was found under a bridge in Nomzamo last weekend.
Knysna fire contained - municipal authorities
Water-bombing and ground operations will continue on Friday morning.