KZN could be hit by more storms

KwaZulu Natal Premier Sbu Ndebele placed the province on high alert amid the possibility of further storms...

KwaZulu Natal has been devastated by severe storms. Picture: SAPA stringer

KwaZulu Natal Premier Sbu Ndebele placed the province on high alert amid the possibility of further storms.

Bad weather at the weekend left almost 20 people dead and affected more than 12 000 others.

Ndebele said residents and officials in the province should brace themselves for more storms and urged people to store canned foods and extra supplies as part of their preparations.<?xml:namespace prefix="o" ns="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office"?>

Saturday’s bad weather caused over R103m in damages.

Among those who lost their lives was an African National Congress councilor whose car was washed away.