The City of Johannesburg says there are plans to relocate people who are living along river banks.
This follows the torrential rains in and around the city, which wreaked havoc.
Parts of the city have been submerged with some roads blocked.
A number of families have been displaced.
With more rain forecast this weekend, some Soweto residents are being advised to evacuate, and officials are taking the lead.
In other news – ‘Don’t push the young lady’: Twitter mocks AKA over his video on a balcony with Kairo
South African hip hop star, AKA gets trolled for decorating his balcony with his daughter, Kairo Forbes by his side. The rapper shared a video of himself decorating the balcony for Christmas with Kairo, but many didn’t perceive the video as a father and daughter moment.
The video reminded people of AKA’s former girlfriend who committed suicide by jumping off the balcony of a tall storey building where they lodged together. Learn More