Pretoria- South Africa (PANA) -- Shoppers escaped unhurt ... the second shopping complex in Pretoria to collapse in the last few months. In December the Colonade Shopping Mall, in the north of the city, fell on shoppers, injuring 50 of them.
Radio reports said at least 35 people were injured and about 50 others, mostly children, were trapped beneath the rubble. The South African Press Association said the trapped included an 8-month-old baby. Ambulances rushed to the scene …
The news closely followed a similar, though far less deadly, collapse of an unfinished shopping mall in South Africa this week. Both events underscore the risk posed in public spaces as a result of allegedly shoddy construction. In both …
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Durban - South Africa needs a massive wake-up call as regards the ... of a double-storey house in Alberton that killed seven people, and the collapse of the Tongaat Mall. “Our building regulations are among the finest in the world, but …
It has been reported by Reuters at least one person has died with dozens more feared trapped under rubble following the collapse (Tuesday 19th Nov) of a “soccer pitch-sized section” of a shopping mall under construction near the South
This is in relation to the Tongaat Mall collapse that claimed two lives and left 29 others ... the upcoming Workers’ Month to raise awareness levels amongst workers in South Africa about their rights and responsibilities. Pretoria – A newly …
Tongaat
The cause of the collapse remains unclear ... Rescuers search for survivors at the construction site of the Tongaat Mall in Durban, South Africa. (Tebogo Letsie/The Times/Gallo Images/Getty Images) Reuters reported that the owner of the …
South ... collapse of the Massmart deal is a big blow to Naivas, which has been forced to cede retail space to Nakumatt at Next Gen Mall on Mombasa Road in Nairobi. The mall has 100,000 square feet of retail space. An official at …
Garden City
Next time you pick up sporting gear or a pair of jeans in a U.S. mall, do check the label. It may have been made in Lesotho, a small, mountainous and land-locked country completely surrounded by South Africa ... under AGOA do not …
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The skyscraper, if built, will rise on the site of former government buildings that fell into disrepair, and will be the tallest in Africa, the report says. Carlton Centre: 732 feet, 50 stories, built in 1973 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Hassan II …
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