Eastern Cape firefighters return from Indonesia

16 Dec,2015WoF International Deployments

“It has been an amazing experience to be part of the firefighters who were sent to Masimini was one of twelve fire fighters from Eastern Cape who were part of the WoF fire fighters from South Africa that were deployed to Indonesia in early November to assist with fires that had been raging for over six weeks at a time.

She said that although the weather was very hot in Indonesia they enjoyed every moment as they learnt skills to fight underground fires.

“Indonesians are very friendly and that’s why we worked very well together”, said Masimini before adding that she will equip her colleagues with the experience she obtained in Indonesia.