JOHANNESBURG - Charlotte Maxeke hospital will shut down for seven days.
More than 400 patients have had to be transferred after a fire at the facility on Friday.
Gauteng Premier David Makhura is visiting the Charlotte Maxeke hospital in Johannesburg this morning to assess fire damage. Firefighters have been battling to contain a blaze that started yesterday and flared up again last night. Scores of patients are being moved to other facilities. Courtesy #DStv403
Gauteng Premier David Makhura, who visited the hospital, says the fire is not out, yet.
Firefighters battled through the night to contain a fire at the hospital.
Structural engineers will conduct an assessment of the damage.
Watch Gauteng Premier David Makhura address the media in the video above.