Parts of Emfuleni Municipality without water after cable theft
Authorities say the electric cable used to pump water out to consumers was stolen on Saturday.
JOHANNESBURG – Residents in areas including Vanderbijlpark, Vereeniging, Mogale City and parts of Soweto and Roodepoort are still without water on Monday morning due to cable theft.
Authorities say that the electric cable used to pump water out to consumers was stolen on Saturday.
The entire Emfuleni Municipality has been affected.
Rand Water's Justice Mohale says: “We hope by the end of this mess today, water will be restored. There are some processes that have to be followed. It will take about eight hours before their reservoirs can fill.”