NMB water crisis: Industrial businesses to be hit hard

The Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber is warning that the poor management of water issues will severely impact business activity if not remedied soon. Courtesy #DStv403

PORT ELIZABETH - The Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber is warning that the poor management of water issues will severely impact business activity if not remedied soon.

The chamber's president, Andrew Muir, puts the dysfunction down to poor leadership over the past decade.

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He says deteriorating infrastructure and poor dam levels are not managed properly.

The chamber projects key industrial and commercial businesses are likely to be without water in the next two months.

It is now calling on national government to urgently make funding available to support mitigation initiatives.

Source
eNCA

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