South Africa needs funding to ensure water security

China Plus Published: 2019-12-03 11:06:57
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South Africa will need funding of at least R126 billion for infrastructure to ensure its future water security, said President Cyril Ramaphosa in his weekly open letter.

[Photo: gov.za]

[Photo: gov.za]

He said that the country’s water systems have been under immense pressure due to a decade-long drought. It has had a devastating impact on agriculture and communities, especially in the Eastern Cape, Northern Cape, Western Cape, Free State and Mpumalanga.

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