The abstraction of water from the Vaal Dam exceeded the limit determined by the department of water and sanitation.
Mashigo promised that the service will resume soon.
Recent high temperatures experienced across the city may cause drain flies to lay eggs in bath overflows and basins.
Cable theft was one of the major causes of electricity outages costing the city millions of rands each year.
Building rubble seems to be a popular item to dump along Delmas Road.
“These healthy dam levels are attributable to the generous rainfall in recent months.”
A booster pump station has been built to help alleviate the water problem in the area.
City of Tshwane workers is working on the problem.
Once the cause is known, technicians will be directed to begin to do the necessary repairs.
“To all those who will be travelling during the festive season, I would like to remind you that road safety is our responsibility of all us and that by exercising this responsibility we help to eliminate injury and death on our roads.”
It is estimated that the power supply will be restored by 18h00.