An emergency medical services spokesperson said the cause of the fire was unknown and was under investigation. A nine-month-old baby died in a shack fire in the Feligisee informal settlement, near Umkomaas, in KwaZulu-Natal on Sunday.
According to KwaZulu-Natal emergency medical services spokesperson Robert McKenzie, paramedics and firefighters responded to a report of a fire at an informal dwelling.
“Firefighters from eThekwini search and rescue extinguished the blaze. Afterward, it was discovered that a girl aged about nine months had sadly succumbed to injuries due to the fire.”
McKenzie said the cause of the fire was unknown and was under investigation.
In other news – Phat Joe dodges Work
Controversial radio star Phat Joe has been muted by the SABC. This for allegedly constantly missing work. Phat Joe co-hosts the breakfast show Phat Joe and The Family on Radio 2000, alongside Nala Tose.
But his silence on the airwaves has been deafening for the past three weeks, as he hasn’t been reporting for duty. continue reading
Source: The Citizen