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Flash #Floods have caused havoc in Johannesburg leaving at least four people dead and a child missing.

Johannesburg emergency services and the police are still searching for a 3 year old girl who slipped through his father’s fingers and was swept by heavy flash floods in the Juskei river near the township of Alexandra Johannesburg on Wednesday.

42 shacks were destroyed by the floods in the informal of Setswetla in Alexandra. Residents now have to rebuild their homes.

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Residents of the Setswana informal settlement in Alexandra, North of Johannesburg. Picture from GroundUp.news

When South Africans prayed for rain after severe droughts that led to a water crisis, this is NOT what they expected

The South African Weather Services has warned Gauteng residents more of possible  severe thunderstorms with heavy rain

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