Residents at Galeshewe in Kimberley in the Northern Cape took their anger over shortage of water to the streets blocking roads and set tyres alight Monday night.
The Sol Plaatje Municipality in Kimberley is confident that it will meet its deadline to restore water supply to the city by midnight on Sunday.
The Sol Plaatje Municipality in Kimberley in the Northern Cape says despite small problems, the major water upgrade to the system is well under way.
As the country marks national water week Kimberley in the Northern Cape is experiencing a three-day water shutdown.
In one of his first public duties, President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Sunday morning, attend an inter-faith prayer service organised by the South African National Defence Force (SANDF).