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Politics News: Commentary: In drought-hit South Africa, the politics of water

Unless something miraculous happens, the city of Cape Town, an iconic international tourism destination and South Africa’s second economic hub, will run out of drinking water in a matter of weeks. The situation is dire. Cape Town’s more than 4 million residents have been told to cut their daily limits from 87 liters (23 gallons)…



Posted: 2018-02-05 16:12:53

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