Three weeks since the court hearing on water provision to Centane, there is still no clean water in their taps.
Droughts are expected to become more frequent in southern Africa as climate change heralds extreme weather events globally.
Villagers in Amathole District Municipality continue without water for months on end despite the Covid-19 pandemic.
Despite the recent statistics about dam levels in the area, the Chris Hani District Municipality says that Bonkolo dam is at 10% and this is the reason for water cut-offs in Queenstown. Recent dam statistics from the Department of Water and Sanitation state that Waterdown dam which is about 33km from Queenstown and Xonxa dam which is 22km away are at 83,4% and 100,9% respectively.