‘Drug den’ in derelict Isipingo night club in KZN sparks fire

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A derelict building in Berea that caught fire earlier this year.
A derelict building in Berea that caught fire earlier this year.
Thabiso Goba

There are growing fears that abandoned properties taken over by homeless people create health and safety hazards for Durban residents.

This comes on the back of a recent fire at the closed-down Palladium Night Club in Isipingo.

Aidan David, chairperson of the Isipingo Community Police Forum, told The Witness that the building had been taken over by vagrants.

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