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Mike Mokoena hailed as an epitome of practicality

18 June 2020, 4:04 PM

The late 68-year-old Free State Stars FC chairman Mike Mokoena has been described as an epitome of practicality.

QwaQwa water crises blamed on poor infrastructure

1 February 2020, 5:00 AM

A water expert from the University of Free State has blamed poor infrastructure maintenance for chronic water shortages in QwaQwa. Professor Andries Jordaan says although below average rainfalls have been experienced, he’s adamant that’s not the real cause of the problem.

Cosatu supports Maluti-A-Phofung water protests

26 January 2020, 8:40 PM

Cosatu in the Free State has endorsed the continuation of the shutdown by angry residents over the chronic water crisis in Maluti-A-Phofung Municipality in Qwaqwa.

More than R2 billion needed to solve Maluti-A-Phofung water crisis: Sisulu

23 January 2020, 9:36 PM

Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu says more than R2 billion is needed to provide a lasting solution to the chronic water shortages in the Maluti-A-Phofung Municipality in the Free State.

QwaQwa shutdown temporarily suspended

23 January 2020, 5:59 AM

A three-day shutdown by residents of QwaQwa in the Free State has been suspended temporarily. QwaQwa and Kestell grounded to a halt on Monday as residents demanded immediate water supply.



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