General Public News

Urgent notice of Storms in Mogwase

Mogwase: Heavy storms have led to over-flooding on the bridges in and outside Mogwase Township on Thursday afternoon, in the North West province near Sun City.

Only reports of over-flooding have been received by the municipal
Disaster Management Office. Affected areas include:

• Bridge in Mogwase Unit 01
• Road between Kwa- Maritane Lodge & Mankwe Orbit College
• Mabele-a-podi village
• Ledig bridge
• Bridge between Mogwase and Lerome village, passing Manyane Gate Lodge
• St Katherine Hospice
• Power station near Mogwase Police station

Several cars were reportedly trapped in the water as a result of the storm.

Disaster management, SAPS and Traffic officials are currently directing traffic in some affected areas. Motorists are therefore warned not to use the roads due to risks involved.

Assessment on the extent of damage caused by the storm is not conducted as the municipal disaster officials are currently receiving reports and giving assistance where possible.

Communities are urged to kindly report incidents to the ward councillors in their respective areas or Ms Masego Mokotedi @ 0820707981

Issued by: Beauty Makganye
On behalf of: Moses Kotane Local Municipality
Vision: A caring and responsive municipality that is best to live in, work for, and do business with.