Morton Jaffray Shutdown- Statement

There is going to be a partial shutdown of the Morton Jaffray water Treatment Plant today from (1600hrs) to tomorrow (Friday 1 May 2020) (1800hrs). During the shutdown pumping to Lonchivar Water Reservoirs that supply water to the western suburbs will continue. The shutdown is to allow for the installation of a pump at Warren…

Informal Traders Up in Arms over Lockdown

By Correspondent A group of informal traders associations has come out against the government’s bailout plans and lockdown strategies as pressure continues as the country enters week two of the 14 day lockdown. Below we reproduce a statement from the associations. …………………… We the undersigned associations, concerned about the delays in the payments of the…

Covid Fear As Epworth Residents Defy Lockdown

By Marshall Bwanya Hunger is forcing Epworth residents to continue defying the lockdown order raising fears of outbreaks during this extended lockdown period. Epworth Local Board District Chairperson, Councillor Masunda says the hungry residents are not following social distancing regulations prescribed and  continued going out. Food Shortages Hit “Epworth residents are facing severe food and…