Perhaps you found yourself checking out a burnt car as you passed by Engen on Kloof yesterday. You weren’t alone – check out these pictures.
The local veld fires are savage, destroying everything in their way – but one local company is on a mission to help you help our heroes.
Many of you would have woken up to the smell of smoke and a house coated in ash, so how about a free cleaning service? Yes please.
It was another night of smoke and flames for firefighters battling the blaze in the Vredehoek area, some residents evacuating and two properties damaged.
If you live in and around the Simon’s Town / Ocean View area you’ll want to pay special attention, a fire causing calls for residents to evacuate.
There’s another fire making its way across the mountains of Hermanus, and one local photographer was there last night to capture the dramatic scenes.
It’s been a busy few weeks for firefighters around these parts, and now it’s all hands on deck to battle a blaze over in Jonkershoek.
What was supposed to be a fun day out turned into a nightmare for around 200 people on a party boat in the North West province, with four people losing their lives.
No one likes to hear the news that there’s a fire burning once again, but thankfully this one looks to have been won by firefighters. About that traffic though.
Wondering what that ship is doing burning in Cape Town’s harbour? Here’s what we know so far, and let’s just hope the situation remains under control.
Oh, Samsung. The level of disses that are coming in thick and fast over its tragic fire-bursting Galaxy Note 7 isn’t doing the brand any good. Even POTUS weighs in.
All services at Dubai International Airport were halted for several hours yesterday after an Emirates plane crash landed. Dramatic scenes unfolded.
There’s nothing as exciting as a fireworks display, except when it’s unplanned and happens in a Walmart. Let the carnage begin.
As trouble brews with our firefighters overseas, leave it up to the Canadian government to put South Africa in its place.
One of Durban’s iconic religious institutions went up in flames last night, onlookers gathering to gawk and mourn.
A team of South African firefighters are set to travel to Canada, their wildfire situation so bad that they’re in dire need of help.
A woman in South Korea was forced into desperate measures after a fire engulfed the building she lived in. Thankfully help was at hand.
It was another busy night for Cape Town’s firefighters, a blaze that started on Signal Hill yesterday requiring a sustained effort on their part.
I’m no smooth criminal, but one of the first rules of avoiding arrest is generally to not film yourself in the act. Something should tell this genius that.
You may have seen flames rise from the middle of Cape Town’s CBD on Saturday evening and wondered what was on fire.
It’s really not a good idea to set fire to an airplane during a flight even if you just want to impress Julie from accounts.
There was a massive fire in Jozi on Thursday morning that has practically taken out a whole Jumbo Cash and Carry store.
The Art Times wrote an eulogy-esque write up on the paintings that were burnt by the UCT students on Tuesday. You would think someone had died.
The Houwhoek Pass fire that is going into its third day has left acres of burnt land.
Strong winds aided the spread of a veld fire that eventually caused the N2 to be closed. We love some traffic on a Sunday.
The mountain above Simon’s Town has been on fire since Wednesday. Check out some pics of the devastation it caused.
If you’re feeling sympathetic remember this is a man with a string of domestic abuse arrests to his name. Ready to laugh at some cars going up in flames?