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[VIDEO] Several explosions reported as building near Afrox on fire in Durban

14 July 2021 7:42 AM
Tags:
Durban
Looting
Afrox

Early this morning a warehouse next to the chemical manufacturing company went up in flames on Queen Nandi Drive in Durban.

The warehouse is reportedly next door to, is the largest supplier of medical oxygen to hospitals and analysts are suggesting this is economic sabotage on a scale that is more orchestrated than the looting seen across KZN and Gauteng over the past days.

Earlier it was reported that the Afrox warehouse was on fire but the spokesperson clarified it was the building next door.

Afrox stated on Wednesday morning: Afrox centres in Durban remain secure and unaffected by rioting, contrary to media and Twitter speculation. At this time Afrox operations are continuing under emergency plans and supplies of Medical Oxygen to hospitals continues and where necessary this is carried out under SAPS escort.




14 July 2021 7:42 AM
Tags:
Durban
Looting
Afrox

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