Five Things You Need To Know As You Wake Up: Severe expected thunderstorms in KZN

Five Things You Need To Know As You Wake Up: Severe thunderstorms expected in KZN

It's best you stay safe on the roads this week. 

For rainy days

Hey, welcome to December! It truly has been a long year and every morning we still share the biggest stories in the world with you. 


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If you have not seen it yet, KFC SA's new doughnut zinger burger has been doing the rounds on social media. This is following the launch of their pop-up at The Zone in Rosebank last week. 

This weird food combination is definitely an acquired taste - only for the sweet and savoury kind of people.  

Check this out.

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Severe thunderstorms are expected to lash parts of the KZN province this week. Don’t lose your mind on the roads, increase following distance, decrease speed, don’t weave through traffic, and turn on your lights! 


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