BCC explains unpredictable water shedding
Lizzy Nekhoma, Chronicle Reporter
NOWADAYS in Bulawayo suburbs may go for weeks without running tap water or sometimes they suddenly get it for a few hours.
No one knows when, where, and for how long they may get tap water. The reason according to the Bulawayo City Council is prolonged power cuts at pumping stations.
The local authority issued a statement on 18 March saying electricity is available an average of eight hours, instead of 24. BCC says it is engaging Zesa for a way forward. Below is the full statement by the council: