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Mangaung Metro bugged by #WaterCrisis and pilling waste

The Mangaung Metro Municipality says issues relating to the lack of water, adequate sanitation, and growing informal settlements are among some of the pressing...

Could we be in for another water crisis?

Just when Bloemfontein residents thought they could breathe a sigh of relief following last week's water crisis, another potential water crisis looms. Minister of...

Looming water cuts to affect several municipalities in FS

Residents in several Free State municipalities might be left with dry taps by next week. This, amidst pending water cuts to 30 defaulting municipalities...

Water crisis: Community takes hands

Bloemfontein residents can eventually calm down after Executive Mayor, Councillor Olly Mlamleli, confirmed water supply to be back to normal in all affected areas...

Bfn water crisis soon over?

Although some Bloemfontein residents have been without water for about a week after two pipes had burst, water supply will be restored by Thursday...

Panic strikes as another water pipe bursts in Bfn

Bloemfontein residents are in the grip of a panic as the city faces another water crisis after a third main pipe burst this afternoon. The...

FS faces water and electricity crisis

The Mangaung Municipal area could face another water crisis just four months after Bloem Water took drastic steps, reducing the pressure of the main...

Water rescue plan needed for Qwaqwa

The Department of Water and Sanitation says a rescue plan is needed to provide relief for water-stricken areas such as Qwaqwa in the Free...

Water and Sanitation Minister visits water-stricken Qwaqwa

Water and Sanitation Minister, Nomvula Mokonyane, visited water-stricken Qwaqwa in the Free State on Tuesday. The Minister met with local and district municipalities as well...

INFOGRAPHIC: Water Status in Northern Cape

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WATCH: Woman weeps as Joburg flash floods drive off with her...

Johannesburg was hit by massive flash floods on Wednesday. Hundreds of people were left stranded on highways as some roads were immensely flooded. One Joburg...

Masilonyana Municipality says it was acting in the best interest of...

The main reason the Masilonyana Municipality applied for an urgent court interdict against the DA was in the best interest of the community. This is...

Video: Kroonstad dam nearly completely depleted

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vMwyjqMTbGo The drought situation in the South Africa is at a critical state in some communities. Gift of the Givers recently delivered bottled water and drilled a borehole...

More boreholes for Setsoto Municipality towns

The Setsoto Municipality is planning to drill more boreholes in all of its towns comprising Ficksburg, Clocolan, Marquard and Senekal amid the water crisis...

Masilonyana: We have no water challenges in Brandfort

According to Masilonyana Municipality spokesperson, Zongezile Ntjwabule, they don’t have any water challenges in Brandfort. Ntjwabule, however, clarifies that water supply at high laying areas...

Kroonstad’s water crisis worsens

The water crisis at Kroonstad has become significantly worse. The level of the Bloemhoek Dam that supplies water for the town is at 0%. According to...

FS Government implements measures to avert water crisis

The Free State Provincial Government, led by the Premier of the Free State, Honourable E.S Magashule, is taking stringent measures to preserve and protect...

Residents warned about water shortages

Dihlabeng municipality in the eastern Free State warns Rosendal residents to use water sparingly.  The municipality consists of towns Bethlehem, Clarens and Paul Roux...