LIVE: Nothing better than a pool to put out a fire – Nhleko

2015-05-28 13:16

Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko has said that, according to firefighting experts consulted in his Nkandla report, there is nothing better than a pool or dam when trying to battle a fire.

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2015-05-28 12:56

Three suspects broke into the offices of Christensen Tools in the early hours of Wednesday morning in Jeppestown, Johannesburg and made off with five Dell PC's and monitors in under 10 minutes. The ordeal was captured on CCTV. Watch.


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