After three years of persistent drought, the government has warned that the coastal city would be forced to turn off most of its taps in 2018 - a date also known as "Day Zero".
Running water in the port city of 4 million has been affected by a wider pattern of climate change seen around the country including the Western Cape, where Cape Town is located, the Northern Cape and Eastern Cape provinces.
They continue to be concerned that seasonal rainfall expected to start around May could be low.
Rains in Cape Town over the weekend raised hopes that the situation would improve, but the downpours were neither heavy nor long enough to have an impact on the situation.
The statement, published in the official government gazette, means that the national government is now responsible for tackling the issue and ensuring relief efforts.
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Sakya had even accompanied the search party and had gone to the police station with the boy's parents to file a missing complaint. When neighbours asked him about the foul smell coming from his house, he told them they were dead rats, NDTV reported.
Capetonians have managed to reduce their collective water usage to 526 million litres per day. Americans use close to 100 gallons of water a day.
Opposition Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane praised residents of Cape Town, a tourist magnet, for significantly slashing their water consumption.
Cape Town and other areas of the Western Cape are in the grips of a a devastating drought which has led to the implementation of severe water restrictions.
Spokesman Hossam Imam said the minister screened a video about the drought crisis in Cape Town to send a clear message to the whole world to work hard to avoid having such kind of crises in the future.
A single toilet flush roughly uses nine litres of water.
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He also dismissed the suggestion the error called into question GOLDOC's organisation less than two months before the Games start. More than 14,000 tickets sent out for the opening ceremony were printed with the wrong day.
The actor, born in Fort Worth, Texas, was starring in United States broadcaster CBS's Training Day series when he died. He's survived by his wife Louise and their two children. "These remain our top priorities", the statement continued.
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Darren Weathers, a 25-year-old father and military veteran, was known by the name "Lucky" to friends and coworkers. The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund said six of the seven were shot and one died in an auto crash.
A former Secret Service agent told the Herald it's also a wake-up call for those charged with protecting the Trump family. The US Secret Service confirmed in a statement that they, along with authorities in NY , were investigating the incident.
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But at least he'll have a couple years of likely postseason appearances to redeem himself after those World Series duds last year. After all, the 6,105 round-trippers we saw in 2,430 games (2.51 per game) shattered the 17-year-old major league record of 5,693.
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He was named All-Pro eight times, voted to 12 Pro Bowls and selected to the NFL All-Decade Team of the 2000s. The Hall of Fame Game will mark new Bears head coach Matt Nagy's first official game in charge of Chicago.
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The offensive coordinator position is of the utmost importance despite the expectation that Shurmur will call plays during games. Those two tenures have gone pretty differently, as Saban has won numerous national titles and Shula only had one winning season.