BREAKING NEWS: 5.3 magnitude earthquake rocks South Africa

TremorJOHANNESBURG – An earthquake — originally thought to be just a tremor — was felt across most parts of South Africa early on Tuesday afternoon.

It was reportedly also felt in Mozambique and Botswana.

Affected areas

Affected areas

According to the US Geological Survey website it measured 5.3 on the Richter scale and happened 6km east of Orkney in the North West province.

South Africans immediately took to Twitter to express their alarm.-ENCA

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  • Beastie!

    In Zwe it would have been a sign of more diamonds coming to the surface because black people are now in control of their destiny. In SA it spells doom. It is Mandela being ostracised by his ancestors in the spiritual realm for being a sell-out and being told he can only be rehabilitated as long as he has sent a strong signal to Showerhead to desist from selling out their children more than he did to the anti-Christ he is visiting in Washington.

    • s shumba

      After 2 hours of your post, nobody has commented. It says a lot

  • Beastie!

    For once you have made me laugh! i liked your sarcasm!