KZN Floods: DA welcomes Premier’s momentary housing promise, requires transparency over expenditure
25 April 2022
The Democratic Alliance welcomes a dedication by KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) Premier Sihle Zikalala to construct 4 396 momentary residential items (TRU’s) through the subsequent week to accommodate households displaced through the latest devastating floods within the province.
The virtually 4 000 households are presently being accommodated in halls, church buildings, and colleges. According to the Premier, TRU’s are presently being constructed in iLembe, Ugu and eThekwini.
The Premier has set a large goal for his provincial authorities inside the subsequent seven days. It is, nevertheless, a step in the precise course. Government’s prime precedence should certainly be those that have misplaced their houses.
The DA’s important concern at this stage is that these TRU’s will find yourself changing into everlasting fixtures. Families can’t nonetheless be residing in these items 5 years from now. This is especially related provided that there are already 1000’s of individuals residing below stunning situations in KZN’s transit camps whereas they wait in useless for presidency housing promised to them years in the past.