The City’s Fire and Rescue Service has battled a blaze at Parliament since Sunday morning. On Monday afternoon, the fire flared up.
The void beneath the roof sheeting of the National Assembly caught alight.
Currently there are at least 6 firefighting appliances on scene, as well as the hydraulic platform from Roeland Str. fire station.
Approximately 34 firefighters are busy with active firefighting.
These are the aerial/drone footage and pictures of this afternoon's flare up. They were provided by the Cape Town Metro Emergency Medical Services pic.twitter.com/D2LJl78sEc
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