In his Budget Speech, Finance Minister has Tito Mboweni announced a new tax on vapers.
Fires are now raging in Franskraal, Karwyderskraal and Betty's Bay where the inferno is moving down the mountain towards the road.
All missing workers have been accounted for. The cause of the blaze is undetermined.
Cooperative Governance Minister Zweli Mkhize says that a stringent process will be followed to allocate drought relief funds.
Mmusi Maimane is addressing the media about the current water status in the City of Cape Town and progress made towards defeating Day Zero.
City of Cape Town deputy mayor Ian Neilson confirmed this on Tuesday, saying that it was due to a 0.5% weekly drop in storage dam levels and lower consumption levels.
Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has narrowly survived a vote of no confidence against her.
Cape Town Police say Wiese was tied up and stabbed to death during a house robbery at his home in Higgovale.
Runaway fires erupted along the mountain slopes surrounding the area on Friday night.