South Africa News

Hundreds of homes destroyed in Western Cape Fires

It’s been a terrible start to the new year for several communities in the Western Cape. They have been left reeling following devastating fires which gutted their homes. Close to a thousand people have been displaced, and several people died. Gift of the Givers has dispatched teams to areas affected by fires in different parts of the Western Cape.

Spokesperson Ali Sablay says they have been responding to calls for assistance since Friday.

Source: eNCA

In other news – Babes Wodumo performs at SABC’s Music Festival

South Africans applauded Mampintsha’s wife Babes Wodumo for performing Big Nuz’s Ngeke which was reportedly named Song of The Year by Ukhozi FM on New Year’s Eve.

Babes Wodumo

The gqom queen Babes Wodumo took to the stage a day after burying her husband Mampintsha to perform Ukhozi FM’s Song of The Year Ngeke at the last dance. Learn more