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Alex residents affected by blaze rebuild their homes

Residents affected by a fire that’s ravaged parts of Alexandra are rebuilding their homes with the help of government and relief organizations.

Twenty shacks were destroyed in Friday’s blaze at the Organic Market informal settlement.

The cause of the fire is being investigated by authorities.

More than 45 people have been left homeless following the fire as residents stay indoors during a nationwide lockdown.

Surrounded by her four children, resident Nomosa Dlamini said she lost most of their belongings.
Meanwhile, some residents are already rebuilding homes with assistance from the City of Johannesburg as MMC for Housing Mlungisi Mabaso explained.

Gauteng Cooperative Governance MEC Lebogang Maile was also there to help affected families.

In other news – Emtee goes after Ambitiouz Entertainment, demands his Awards back

When we thought The Hustla was over it with his former recording label, then boom, he demands his awards back. He claims the label owes him what is his and he wants it back.


Emtee and ex record label Ambitiouz Entertainment have some unfinished business. The rapper alleges that the recording label company still owes him his awards he earned throughout his career whilst signed under the label. continue reading

Source: EWN

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