Zimbabwe: Bulawayo Water Crisis - When Taps Run Dry and City Runs Out of Ideas

[IPS] Bulawayo, Zimbabwe -- Dotted across the Zimbabwean city of Bulawayo, the water tanks installed in private residences is evidence that years of a water crisis, that has seen some suburbs here going for months without running water, has not spared anyone. The large plastic drums, locally called Jojo tanks after the company that manufacturers them, and which have a storage range of up to 10,000 litres, have assumed a class status of sorts in Bulawayo....

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Published By: Allafrica - Friday, 23 October