Two dead in Tshwane flooding

At least two people have been confirmed dead in the city.

PRETORIA - Residents across various parts of Pretoria are counting the costs following deadly flooding.

At least two people have been confirmed dead in the city.

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Torrential rains have lashed Gauteng for days, sweeping away shacks in informal settlements.

Authorities have been assessing the impact of the floods.

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"Most of the people who are affected live in shacks but there are also secondary problems arising, like sinkholes," said Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.

Many victims were shell-shocked, but still optimistic that they'll be able to resume their normal lives once the waters subside. 

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