Sierra Leone's Major Cities in Water Crisis

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FREETOWN, Sierra Leone

— Dozens of Sierra Leone's largest municipalities have been hit with the worse water crisis in three decades, water experts said.

The Guma Valley Water Company, the main water supplier to the capital, "used to supply 23 million gallons of water a day to the city but it has been reduced to between 16 or 17 million gallons a day," public relations officer Joseph Musa said.