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Rubbish piles up at illegal dumping sites

These numerous dumping sites, usually on vacant land that is few metres away from residential units, are a great cause for concern for home owners who are forced to bear the stench of the refuse and unhygienic conditions daily.

Mpho Sibanyoni Journalist

When driving into Ikageng, a township in Potchefstroom which falls under the JB Marks municipality in North West, you get welcomed by piles and heaps of rubbish lying on illegal dumping sites.

These numerous dumping sites, usually on vacant land that is few metres away from residential units, are a great cause for concern for home owners who are forced to bear the stench of the refuse and unhygienic conditions daily...

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