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Coal mining destroying arable land

BELFAST, Mpumalanga – Experts say mining across Mpumalanga is damaging land that’s vital to food security. Grain SA has warned that this year may be the first time in seven years that South Africa will be a net importer of maize. An expert ...

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Mining companies threaten fragile ecosystems

WAKKERSTROOM, Mpumalanga – The insatiable hunger for mineral resources means mining companies are starting to encroach on more vulnerable ecosystems. With energy and jobs high on the national agenda, government departments are failing in their ...

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24 Villages Benefit From Mpuma Water Programme

The Mpumalanga water programme has provided water to a total of 24 villages in Bushbuckridge, benefiting 15 000 households in the municipality. R298 million was spent on the programme, which was implemented in partnership with the Department of ...

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Mpumalanga invests in infrastructure

Mpumalanga has set aside R2.065-billion for its infrastructure development programme for 2015/16.”Our infrastructure development programme continues to prioritise socio-economic infrastructure such as roads, hospitals and schools,” ...

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