Johannesburg - "What I am wearing now is only that I’m left with, I have lost everything in this fire."
Those were the words of Snoyolo Ndawo who was among those who lost everything in Johannesburg, Alexandra township fire.
Ndawo from Eastern Cape said he came to Johannesburg to look for a job and he has been renting accommodation for five years.
“I was at work when I got a call that the fire has broke out and I rushed to my place but it was too late because my stuff had already burnt.”
On Thursday hundreds of people were left homeless after a fire broke out and destroyed more than 500 homes.