Power cut scheduled for Orlando East

Routine maintenance is expected to take place from after 9 am to 11 pm from Tuesday.

FILE: Eskom power utility will have to do maintenance work from Tuesday next week.

JOHANNEBSURG - Soweto has been warned by Eskom that several parts of Orlando East will be left without power for long periods from next week as the power utility will have to do maintenance work.

The outages are expected to take place from after nine in the morning to eleven at night from Tuesday until Thursday.

Eskom's Gauteng spokesperson Reneilwe Semenya says, "We will be having power supply interruption in Orlando East because we are busy with maintenance to ensure we supply electricity efficiently and effectively so it is essential that we have this power supply interruption."