S.Africa: Water Problems a 'Technical Glitch'

Updated: Mon 29 Sep, 10:55 am

Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has said that the water supply difficulties in Gauteng were the result of a technical glitch. read more »

Trekking for Water in Ethiopia

Updated: Fri 2 Dec, 03:34 am 2011

For many people, access to water is a mere turn of the tap away, but for these Ethiopian women and children it's a four-hour round trip to a muddy pond. read more »

West Africa: Cholera Soars in Lake Chad Basin Countries

Updated: Tue 30 Aug, 01:19 pm 2011

Cholera,linked to poor sanitation and a lack of potable water, has killed at least 1,200 people this year in the countries surrounding Lake Chad. read more »