Another blaze rips through Jika Joe informal settlement in Pietermaritzburg

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A resident of Jika Joe informal settlement sifts through the rubble following a blaze on Monday.
A resident of Jika Joe informal settlement sifts through the rubble following a blaze on Monday.
Moeketsi Mamane

Eighteen families from the Jika Joe informal settlement have lost all their belongings following a fire in the early hours of Monday morning.

The families are now desperately trying to rebuild their homes.

In the interim, they have sought shelter from friends in the informal settlement.

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