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Zimbabwe: Decrepit Pumps Compound Bulawayo's Water Woes


Antiquated Bulawayo City Council KSB water pumps are now compromising the quality of the city’s water, latest council minutes have revealed. The local authority has already approved plans to decommission the pumps at its water works after investigations linked the recent diarrhoea and typhoid outbreak in Luveve to the inefficient infrastructure. The outbreak killed 13 people in the suburb and also affected more than 2000 other residents.