Makhanda water cut provokes protest over service provision | News 24
Makhanda residents protest after going days without water.
PHOTO: Loyiso Dyongman / GroundUp
- Makhanda residents protested after being without water since last week.
- The municipality says a broken gasket at a pumping station is the cause and this will take a week to fix.
- Residents say they are fed up with Makana Township.
Makhanda residents closed Albany Road with burning tires on Monday, in protest of a water cut they’ve been experiencing since last Thursday, GroundUp reported.
Makana Township said the problem was caused by the James Kleynhans water pump station.
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