Police do not know if there are any survivors of the incident as it is not known how many people were in the Enyobeni Tavern in the first place, Eastern Cape Police spokesman the CNN told CNN. Brigadier Thembinkosi Kinana.
The cause of the incident is currently under investigation and many people have gathered at the scene in an attempt to trace loved ones.
The age of the victims ranged from 18 to 20 years old.
This is a developing story. More details to come.