Cleanup Operations Under Way After Heavy Storms in South Africa

The City of Johannesburg has said that it initiated a multi-organisational approach to address the damage caused by the severe storm, which toppled trees and lifted roofs and damaged homes, leaving hundreds of residents without shelter in parts of Johannesburg.



Hail storm and flood damage to Trade Route Mall in Lenasia.

  • South Africa:   Mop Up Operations Underway for Storm-Hit Joburg

    SAnews.gov.za, 2 January 2018

    Interim plans are underway to deal with the damage caused by the severe storm, which toppled trees and lifted roofs and damaged homes, leaving hundreds of residents without shelter… Read more »

  • South Africa:   Interim Relief Planned for Storm Damaged Suburbs

    News24Wire, 1 January 2018

    The City of Johannesburg has announced interim plans to deal with the damage to the southern and western parts of the city caused by a severe storm which took place on Saturday. Read more »