#PODCAST: Department of Water and Sanitation urge citizens to go solo for this year's "Clear Rivers Campaign"

By Newsbreak Producer Tashlan Naidoo - The Department of Water and Sanitation is calling on citizens to dedicate 67 minutes in celebration of Mandela Month and partake in the "Clear Rivers Campaign". For the first time in its five year history, the annual event will not take place in its usual fashion where scores of people gather at rivers around the country for a clean up. Due to the lockdown and the ban on mass gatherings, the department is asking people to go solo and help get our river systems back to its pristine condition. Department spokesperson, Sputnik Ratau says people that wish to participate should contact the department and finalise plans in order to not run into the wrong side of the law...