A look at earthquakes in Africa

By IAfrica
In South Africa
Aug 6th, 2014

South Africa

Wednesday 6 August 2014 – 7:22pm

JOHANNESBURG – Tuesday’s earthquake in South Africa has once again highlighted the fact that earthquakes can strike anywhere and at any time.

Scientists say parts of Africa are especially vulnerable due to the tectonic forces shaping the continent.

But how prevalent are earthquakes on the continent? And where are the most sensitive areas?

eNCA reporter Genee Heyl finds out more. Watch in the gallery above.


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