South African firefighters are flying the flag high in Canada.
A contingent of them are battling raging wildfires in Alberta.
Around 200 Working on Fire members touched down in the North American country earlier this week.
They join responders from Australia, the US, Mexico, New Zealand, France, Spain, and Portugal.
Raging blazes have scorched millions of hectares of forest and displaced tens of thousands.
With so many fires out of control and no relief in sight, the nation is facing a logistical nightmare.
#2023WoFCanadianDeployment#MZANZI1 Hotshots’ Bravo, Delta, Echo and Golf teams digging and dousing out hotspots.#SavingLives#ProtectingTheEnvironment@environmentza@CIFFC@kishugu@epwpza@AlbertaWildfire pic.twitter.com/QOsWgEN9OC
— Working on Fire (@wo_fire) June 10, 2023
In other news – Actress Natasha Thahane escapes to Paris amid Thembinkosi Lorch’s GBV drama?
Mzansi soccer player Thembinkosi Lorch was found guilty of assaulting his ex-girlfriend Fundiswa Mathithibala in 2020, earlier this week. The Orlando Pirates has topped Twitter trends as social media users discuss the matter.
In the meantime, the mother of his last born, actress Natasha Thahane, appears to be blue ticking his drama and has taken a trip to Paris, France where it appears she is doing a campaign for the beauty product Garnier. Learn More