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Parliament: Pit toilets to be eradicated by 2020, department pledges



There are more than 3,000 schools in the country that still have only pit toilets, MPs heard during a joint meeting of the Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation and the Portfolio Committee on Basic Education on Wednesday. Presenting a report on the implementation plan to address sanitation backlogs, the Department of Water and Sanitation stated that by 2020 it aims to eradicate all pit toilets in the country....

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Published By: dailymaverick - 6 days ago