The Vaal is going to pong for a good while yet

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The Vaal is going to pong for a good while yet

Work is under way, and funds have been allocated, but in the meanwhile tourism continues to suffer

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It will be some time and many millions of rand before the broken sewerage systems along the Vaal River have been repaired and the river runs clean once more.

While R141m has been allocated out of national coffers to get work started, a further R750m is expected from government once parliament passes the 2020/21 budget.

“The full extent of the work will be established once all infrastructure has been exposed,” said Erwat MD Tumelo Gopane...

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