The Specon pipeline was damaged by a contractor says the Polokwane Municipality in a statement
The municipality says water supply in the city and other affected areas has improved since yesterday, covering areas that were severely affected for a three to five day period.
Residents in the area are urged to make the necessary arrangements ahead of the planned power outage.
The water situation in most low lying areas have improved, however the high catchment areas still pose a challenge.
The Dap Naudé plant has started pumping water again after being shut down earlier today to allow for emergency repairs.
The repairs will start from 08:00 until around 18:00 today (Thursday)
The Municipality says repairs will take more than 24 hours to be completed.
The municipality paid some suppliers twice for the same goods and services to an amount of approximately R35,3 million, the AG found.
Local residents are going to pay slightly less than was expected for electricity after the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) approved municipal electricity tariffs with effect from 1 July 2018.
Eskom will no longer institute the planned power outages in Modimolle-Mookgophong Municipality.
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