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Sewage in Gauteng’s drinking water

A breakdown in Vaal Dam sewage management is polluting the water for 10-million people in Gauteng while locals live next to streams of human waste. water “Let’s chase the shit!” The statement comes with a wry chuckle on a weather-beaten face, ...

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South Africa’s great thirst has begun

Eskom’s electricity woes have hastened the failure of water infrastructure around the country. For many South Africans, the water crisis is already here. For others, research and projections show, it is only a matter of time – and perhaps ...

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