[WATCH] Rebuilding Imizamo Yethu

15 000 people have been displaced by the devastating fire but life continues for residents.


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[WATCH] Communities working together in the aftermath of Imizamo Yethu fire

[WATCH] Communities working together in the aftermath of Imizamo Yethu fire

CapeTalk’s Abongile Nzelenzele visited the Mandela Park informal settlement on Tuesday after the devastating Hout Bay fire.

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3000 shacks destroyed in a devastating fire at the weekend and residents say they cannot wait for City to provide materials.

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