Judgment comes after a series of often-violent raids on "hijacked buildings"
The explosion occurred at 4am and the fire has been contained. The cause of the explosion is still being investigated, SAPS posted on Twitter.
The ANC said the eviction of the naked man, who was taking a bath in his Khayelitsha shack when the law enforcement officers pounced, was "barbaric and against the spirit of our democracy".
Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has hinted that he may consider it.
It is believed the baby girl died when a student doctor allegedly cracked the newborn's skull during birth.
A trauma surgeon says the fight against the deadly disease is being complicated by the spike in trauma cases that are related to alcohol.
While there was a message going around about a possible fuel shortage following the explosion at Astron Energy's Milnerton refinery, the company has refuted this.
“This will delay our action, but it most certainly will not deter us.”