POLOKWANE – An unexpected storm, which wasn’t forecast, hit parts of the city this afternoon, bringing with it heavy rain, strong wind as well as lightning and thunder.
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Along with the storm came flooding which ravaged part of Flora Park and other areas in the city. As a result, Savannah Mall was flooded yet again and cars were damaged as their parking lot flooded too.
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Many residents have pointed out that the city’s drainage systems have led to the floods and are not capable of draining rain water.