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'Water shortages in Markman area due to pipeline upgrade'

Jan 23, 2019
'Water shortages in Markman area due to pipeline upgrade'

The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality has advised local residents and businesses that there are water shortages in the Markman Industrial area of Port Elizabeth and the surrounding areas.

"This is due to complications experienced to upgrades on a pipeline in Buick Road," said Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality Communications and Media Management Officer, Mthubanzi Mniki.

"Technicians are currently on site to rectify the situation and restore water supply.

"It is envisaged that water supply will be restored by close of business today."

 Mniki said that there are water tankers roaming the area.

"The municipality would like to apologise for the inconvenience caused by this."

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