Dead fish litter Isipingo lagoon shores

2022-08-09 11:13:00 PM

Hundreds of dead fish have washed up on the shores of the Isipingo lagoon.

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The South Durban Community Environmental Alliance is calling for urgent government intervention to stop people from accessing the Isipingo lagoon in Durban. Hundreds of dead fish have washed up on the shores of the lagoon. Story here:

Hundreds of dead fish have washed up on the shores of the Isipingo lagoon.

The eThekwini Municipality is banning public access to the Isipingo beach lagoon, due to a large amount of dead fish littering the shore. Desmond D'Sa from the South Durban Community Environmental Alliance discussed this with eNCA's Thulasizwe Simelane. Courtesy of #DStv403

DURBAN - The South Durban Community Environmental Alliance is calling for urgent government intervention to stop people from accessing the Isipingo lagoon in Durban.Hundreds of dead fish have washed up on the shores of the lagoon.Desmond D'Sa from the alliance says eThekwini Municipality must do more than just ban public access to the beach as this has done little to stop locals from collecting and eating the fish.

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Desmond D'Sa from the South Durban Community Environmental Alliance discussed this with eNCA's Thulasizwe Simelane. Courtesy of #DStv403 DURBAN - The South Durban Community Environmental Alliance is calling for urgent government intervention to stop people from accessing the Isipingo lagoon in Durban. They’ve appealed to anyone with information regarding the shootings to call Crimestop Police spokesperson Wesley Twigg said that in the first incident, police were called to a double murder scene in Cloete Street in Parow. Hundreds of dead fish have washed up on the shores of the lagoon. "According to reports, unknown suspects shot at the victims and fled the scene. Desmond D'Sa from the alliance says eThekwini Municipality must do more than just ban public access to the beach as this has done little to stop locals from collecting and eating the fish. Cases of murder were registered for investigation," Twigg said. READ: SA Water Chamber says water quality a 'disaster waiting to happen' “A few of my colleagues were out there in the past couple of days and many people are picking up the fish, and you can imagine the kind of impact that fish will have on them if they eat the fish," he said. The entertainer began performing as a child and became a global superstar after moving to the United States.

"There's no sign of any municipal official, no security, so the community is getting the fish. In the second incident, two men were shot in Erongo Street in Delft at around 11pm on Monday night. In the second incident, two men were shot in Erongo Street in Delft at around 11pm on Monday night. We are hoping to get government out there urgently. "We need to get security there that will monitor people from picking up the fish and taking it home to eat. The 36-year-old victim was declared deceased on the scene by paramedics, while the 44-year-old was taken to a medical facility for medical treatment." Source ." One of the victims was declared dead on the scene while the other was taken to hospital.