Sakhulukeka High Schoo learners left their classrooms on Tuesday morning to engage in a water strike after the municipality cut off water.
The original completion date for the James Kleynhans Water Treatment Works upgrade was December 2017. It has now been moved to December 2023
Drought is simply a shortage of water to meet demand and predicting drought requires accurate long-range rainfall forecasts.
Several countries are at a huge risk of water shortage, but Cape Town had already experienced the real possibility of day zero.
Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs offered to give two water tankers to fill the hospital’s main water reservoir.
water protesters lock and close the municipal water and sanitation offices in Matatiele during protest as their taps run dry.
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For many families living in informal settlements and rural areas, the right to water and sanitation has yet to be realised.
Residents in wards 42 to 47 have been roaming streets looking for water trucks day in and day out, while the situation deteriorates.
It seams that municipalities will only clean up their act if officials are sentenced to prison, says lawyer.
Protesters from Seshego, Limpopo closed down the centre of Polokwane and blocked the N1 demanding the Mayor to fix the water supply problem.
Parts of Johannesburg are facing water shortages after power outages last week curbed supplies by the main distributor.
The Water and Sanitation Programme takes place in various schools and the department aims to create more employment opportunities with it.
The eThekwini Municipality has announced that Birchwood Park water is still unsafe to drink. Here’s why…
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Tweeps have called a Kimberly municipal spokesperson a ‘slay queen’ after her comments about water cuts in the area went viral.
A violent unrest has gripped Musina over water shortages. Roads have been blocked, businesses looted and now four arrested.
Nomzamo Mbatha and Cotton On have pledged R500 000 towards the families affected by the destructive KZN floods earlier this month.
The eThekwini Municipality implemented water restrictions on Saturday, residents allegedly held a water tanker driver at gunpoint.
‘Our town has been without water for 5 days’: Afrikaans singer Bobby van Jaarsveld said in a Facebook post about the clean water shortage.
Environmental Health Practitioners are monitoring numbers for early identification of water-borne diseases in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN).
The George Municipality warned residents that the main drinking water reservoirs are still under severe pressure.
eThekwini Municipality has announced that there will be an interruption to the water supply in these twelve areas.
eThekwini Municipality has asked residents to implement water saving tips to ensure water reserves do not run out due to a pump failure.
‘Water supply reduction will result in poor to no water supply during peak demand periods in most high laying and high demand areas,’ said the City of Johannesburg. Sandton and Lenasia were added to the list of affected areas recently.