Power outages hit parts of Jo’burg
City Power says its working to restore power.
JOHANNESBURG - City Power says the current cold snap in Gauteng has led to unplanned outages across the city.
The power utility says it's system is currently overloaded and a number of areas are without power.
They include Newlands, Florida, Honeydew and Northcliff.
City power's Yumna Sheik says technicians are working to restore services.
"We're experiencing a number of unplanned power outages across the City of Jo'burg. This is mainly because of an overload. We have teams that are currently assigned to all these areas."
2/5— @CityPowerJhb (@CityPowerJhb) July 26, 2016
City Power is experiencing a number of unplanned power outages in the City of Johannesburg due to overloading of the network.
1/5— @CityPowerJhb (@CityPowerJhb) July 26, 2016
Due to inclement weather and current low temperatures across Gauteng.
4/5 City Power technicians are attending to all outages and we apologize to customers affected for the inconvenience caused.— @CityPowerJhb (@CityPowerJhb) July 26, 2016