When days are dark... It's Eskom load shedding

Eskom has implemented stage 1 load shedding which is likely to continue until 10pm.

Lights out. Picture: Freeimages.com

JOHANNESBURG - Eskom has implemented stage 1 load shedding which is expected to last until 10pm this evening.

The power utility says it is experiencing an increase in demand and a shortage in generating capacity due to a number of its units being on maintenance.

Stage 1 loadshedding currently in progress due to technical faults. Loadshedding expected to end at 22:00. KP

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