80% of Nkomazi municipality budget set aside for water supply projects

Spokesperson for the Nkomazi municipality Cyril Raphinga says there is a challenge on issues of housing.

Speaking on Morning Live, he says the municipality comprises of 55 villages which are rural in nature.

“It is not the responsibility of the municipality to provide houses but that of the Human Settlements Department,” he says.

“When we see a need, we communicate it to the department and they take care of it,” adds Raphinga.

He says when it comes to issues around water supply, the municipality has done a lot.

He says 80% of the budget has been set aside for water related projects.


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