Tag Archives: Water Shortage

Stakeholders tackle severe water shortages in Pretoria

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintSABC News, 14 November 2019 As the ongoing water crisis in Hammanskraal north of Pretoria continues, the Gauteng provincial government and the Democratic Alliance (DA) led City of Tshwane are working together to find a solution. Read More

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Limpopo’s sorry state: Millions spent on consultants, residents still face dire water shortages

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintRolivhuwa Sadiki, City Press, 30 June 2019 Residents of Vhembe District Municipality in Limpopo, which was cited as one of the worst-run municipalities by Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu this week, still face dire water shortages and dismal service delivery. Read More

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Water shortage in Makhanda stabilised: Municipality

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintLerato Thipa , SABC News, 26 May 2019 The Makhanda municipality has given the assurance that the water shortage in Makhanda has stabilised and that there is now more than enough water to go around. Read More

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Bertha Gxowa Hospital affected by water shortage

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintThabile Mbhele, SABC News, 17 March 2019 The Bertha Gxowa Hospital in Germiston, east of Johannesburg, has reportedly had to cancel major operations and divert patients to other hospitals due to a lack of water supply. Read More

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Gift of the Givers sends trucks to Makhanda as 80K residents without water

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintJarita Kassen, Eyewitness News, 10 September 2019 Gift of the Givers will tomorrow send five truckloads of bottled water to Makhanda in the Eastern Cape to assist the region which is currently gripped by a dire water shortage. Read More

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Blyvooruitzicht faces new water crisis

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailPrintBaldwin Ndaba, The Star, 21 September 2015 Primary school pupils and residents of a mine village outside Carletonville face another water shortage after the Merafong Local Municipality decided to cut supply to the mine. The water supply was stopped in … Continue reading

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