The city of Cape Town wants to urgently introduce a ‘drought charge’ to make up its losses.
Hundreds of thousands of visitors flock to Cape Town during the festive season. How will this affect the drought?
Water consumption in Cape Town has dropped, but the city isn’t loosening its grip on water-saving efforts.
Butterworth, Adelaide and Beford join Cape Town in having water to residents shed due to persistent dry conditions.
The City of Cape Town has urged residents to keep two and five litre containers of drinkable water for consumption and cooking.
Should Joburg residents not adhere to water restrictions, they could face water shedding in the near future.