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Nomvula Mokonyane, Minister of Water and Sanitation

No water debt write-offs in the pipeline

The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) will not be able to provide emergency water support to municipalities until significant interventions are made on the recovery of debt. This is according to Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula...

No job losses in closing of Botshelo Water in NW

Botshelo Water, which is responsible for water provision and infrastructure development in the Ngaka Modiri Molema District municipality in the North West, has been disbanded. Water and Sanitation Minister, Nomvula Mokonyane, has promised that no...
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Minister condemns “sex for water”

The Minister of Water and Environmental Affairs, Edna Molewa, last week came out strongly against the abuse of positions of power to solicit sexual favours from women in exchange for water. “Tough action will be taken against them,” warned Molewa....