“I worry a lot about them catching coronavirus,” says Nozakuthini Batyi from Khayelitsha, Cape Town. “I make my kids stay in my yard or lie in bed throughout the day.”
The Department of Water and Sanitation does not have the budget to reach the targets President Cyril Ramaphosa have set it as part of the government’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic, its acting director-general, Mbulelo Tshangana, told Parliament.
The DA in the Eastern Cape claims the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality only has five weeks of water left. This, however, has been disputed by the municipality.
Relief for Makhanda, Eastern Cape, which has been experiencing a water crisis for the last two years, may be further delayed.
Amatola Water in the Eastern Cape says the stepping aside of its interim board from its oversight responsibility is in no way an indictment on it, but merely part of its trustee and oversight role.
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