In Khayelitsha, four people lost their lives in separate incidents, which involve two police officials who were killed while on duty.
A 12-year-old girl was also shot dead in Westbury.
Last month Police Minister, Bheki Cele, revealed that 6 289 people were killed with either a firearm, knife, sharp and blunt instruments, between January and March this year.
The Minister said the majority of the killings took place in the KwaZulu-Natal, Western Cape and Gauteng provinces.
The Kwa Zulu-Natal province also reported the highest figures of multiple-murder cases, followed by the Eastern Cape with 206 and 155 victims respectively.
Written by: Nokwazi Qumbisa