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Durban Hit Hard By Heavy Storm

Two people have been reported dead so far.

Winds measured at 70km/h have caused havoc in Durban, leading to the closure of all roads in southern Durban. The city's municipality warned residents to stay indoors.

Mostly affected were King Edward VIII Hospital, Addington Hospital and Prince Mshiyeni Memorial Hospital.

So far, two people have been reported dead, while many have lost their homes.

You can view some of the damage caused by the ongoing storm below.

Photo: Sean Thomas.

The 8 Songs You Need to Hear This Week

Featuring Femi & Made Kuti, DJ Lag x DJ Tira, Kizz Daniel, Sho Madjozi, James BKS and more.

Every week, we highlight the cream of the crop in music through our best music of the week column.

Here's our round up of the best tracks and music videos that came across our desks, which you can also check out in our Songs You Need to Hear This Week playlists on Spotify and Apple Music.

Follow our SONGS YOU NEED TO HEAR THIS WEEK playlist on Spotify here and Apple Music here.

Check out all of OkayAfrica's playlists on Spotify and Apple Music.

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