1 minute read
3 Oct 2014
6:00 am

Parties exploit Tsakane water woes


With local government elections due in 2016, political parties will inevitably exploit contentious issues such as water shortages.

The merits of who was right and wrong in this week’s water fracas at Tsakane can be debated, and we shall do so here.

However, the bottom line is politicians in general are distasteful when they use the misfortunes of others to gain advantage.

The DA’s attempt to deliver water to Tsakane failed.

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