Drought May Cause Water Shortages in Biggest South African City

  • Utility Rand Water urges customers to use "sparingly"
  • High temperatures combine with low rainfall to cut supplies

Johannesburg and Pretoria, South Africa’s biggest city and the nation’s capital, may experience “localized problems” in water supply because of a drought and high demand, according to Rand Water Services Pty Ltd., which supplies Johannesburg and Pretoria.

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