Parliament to check on EC flood relief efforts

Hundreds of homes were destroyed by a storm in the OR Tambo District Municipality in November last year. 

PORT ELIZABETH - Recent flooding in the Eastern Cape has left many families destitute.

On Thursday, Parliament's ad hoc joint committee on Flood Disaster Relief and Recovery will meet with various government departments.

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This in an effort to find out the extent of support provided by government to provinces and municipalities affected by floods earlier this year.

On Friday, the committee will also meet with the Minister of Finance, the Minister in the Presidency as well as the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs.


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