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Sewage water a health risk

Doctors have warned of a possible disease outbreak in waterlogged parts of the Eastern Cape after severe flooding caused widespread damage to sewerage infrastructure. Port Alfred National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) volunteer Darryl Olivier...
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ECape water safety not certain

Officials in Port Alfred in the Eastern Cape on Sunday said they cannot guarantee the safety of drinking water because of floods. The coastal town is one of several areas in the province that was the hardest hit by last week’s heavy rains. At least...