Community members of both areas welcomed the pothole repairs and the opening of the road
Vandalism of water infrastructure has been identified by the Nkomazi Local Municipality (NLM) as another reason for water shortages
The municipality wants to be sure that the community accepts the relocation, the reduction to a transit site, and the rehabilitation of the existing one
The water level of the Crocodile River, which provides the town with water, continues to be at an all-time low as the Onderberg heat continues
MALALANE – Nkomazi Local Municipality (NLM) is locked in a 24-hour struggle to provide clean water to town and its surrounding areas. The level where water is pumped out of the Crocodile River to the purification plant is extremely low and workers are trying their utmost to dam up enough water. Three pumps are currently being used….
KAMHLUSHWA – In dealing with a backlog of unfinished houses in Nkomazi Local Municipality (NLM), the Mpumalanga Department of Human Settlements has been commended for revisiting houses left incomplete by unscrupulous contractors in recent years. This emerged during a recent visit by the Mpumalanga Provincial Legislatures programme called Taking the Legislature to People (TLP) undertaken by…
MALALANE – “We are not out of the woods as yet.” This is according to Nkomazi Local Municipality (NLM) spokesman, Mr Cyril Ripinga, regarding the town’s water crisis. This comes after a steady rise in the water level in the Crocodile River, which has enabled the municipality to provide an uninterrupted supply to residents. With…
A team of Eskom experts has evaluated the risks in proceeding to restore pipework to the turbine.
The recent collapse of the Majuba coal silo is just the tip of the iceberg in what many are calling a national emergency. National power utility Eskom is now clutching at straws as it tries to salvage a system that has been deteriorating for over a decade.
Local municipal workers were seen on the site replacing the damaged pipe and restoring the water supply.
Ms Linda van der Bank and her family had to live in sewage for nearly a month after the outside drain leaked waste into her yard and driveway, which resulted in her family’s poor health.