This week saw the death of footballer Cheick Tiote, the Cape Town storm, and the Knysna fires trend on Google South Africa.
According to data from Google South Africa:
- Terms relating to the Cape Town storm trended on Tuesday and Wednesday.
- On Thursday, South Africans searched for information on the death of Johann Botha and the fires in Knysna.
- At the end of the week, users searched for news on the UK general election.