This South African city is running out of water, resulting in sharp restrictions that are forcing residents to reimagine how they might live.
After years of drought, Cape Town, South Africa, could become the world's first major city to run out of water. The crisis has resulted in severe water restrictions. CBS News correspondent Debora Patta reports.
With fewer than 95 days left before they run dry, Cape Town might become the first major city in the world to run out of water. The coastal South African city has been battling droughts for nearly three years, amounting to the worst...
CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - South Africa's Cape Town, one of the world's iconic tourist destinations, could run out of water by April as the city's worst drought in a century risks forcing residents to join queues for emergency rations.
Sharp restrictions on water use and help from farmers pushed back the day when taps would run dry, but the city remains in a water crisis.