WATCH | 'We fight over water': Inside a Mpumalanga community's struggle to access basic services

  • Residents of Masakhane in eMalahleni have never had running water.
  • Instead they have to use buckets and wheelbarrows to carry water from one of the 33 JoJo tanks in the area.
  • But these tanks are not filled regularly, leaving community members to wonder when they'll next have access to this basic service. Watch the video.

The video above was produced by the Bhekisisa Centre for Health Journalism. Sign up for the newsletter.

  • Read the municipality’s full response here.
  • See eMalahleni’s water schedule here.

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