File: South Africans have grown used to frequent power outages. eNCA/Athi Mtongana
JOHANNESBURG - Eskom is reducing power cuts from Stage 2 to Stage 1.
This will start at 5pm until 10pm.
Stage 1 will continue at the same time on Sunday.
The power utility highlighted that the shortage of generation capacity persists and that its systems are still constrained.
South Africans are urged to continue using electricity sparingly and to switch off all non-essential items.
#POWERALERT1— Eskom Hld SOC Ltd (@Eskom_SA) May 28, 2022
Loadshedding will be reduced to Stage 1 from 17:00 this afternoon until 22:00 tonight. Stage 1 loadshedding will again be implemented the same time tomorrow afternoon. pic.twitter.com/jkfPtW10nK