South Africa News

Cape Town International Airport’s main runway reopened after oil spill

The Cape Town International Airport has confirmed that its main runway has now been reopened after it was closed on Thursday due to an oil spill.

The Airports Company South Africa (Acsa) said the oil spill was a result of technical issues on one of the aircraft.

Flights had to be diverted to alternative destinations, while the airport maintenance staff was busy with the cleanup operation.

Acsa has apologized for the incident and the inconvenience it caused to its customers.

Travellers have been advised to use the Acsa online facility or contact their airlines directly for flight updates.


In other news – Baby Cele (Gabisile) reportedly leaves ‘Uzalo’ for ‘Umkhokha: The Curse’

Well-known South African actress Baby Cele who currently plays the role of Gabisile in Uzalo has reportedly exited the SABC1 sopie for Umkhokha: The Curse.

Baby Cele

isiZulu publication Isolezwe reports that Uzalo actress Baby Cele might replace fan-favourite actress Deli Malinga as Mamzobe in Umkhokha: The Curse. A source revealed to the publication that Baby Cele decided to leave Uzalo and join Umkhokha. Read More