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Complaints about Vaal River sewage spill 'fall on deaf ears'

29 September 2015 3:08 PM

A concerned resident, Peter Habib, wrote to 702's Azania Mosaka regarding an apparent sewage spill into the Vaal River.

A concerned resident, Peter Habib, wrote to 702's Azania Mosaka regarding an apparent sewage spillage into the river. Habib lives in a townhouse complex on the Vaal River in Vereeniging next door to the Bon Riviera Hotel.

He told Azania that they have been having a problem with raw sewerage overflowing from a pump station into the river. The residents, he said, had made numerous attempts to contact the Emfuleni Local Municipality but most of the time their complaints fell on deaf ears.

Listen to the full conversation below:


29 September 2015 3:08 PM