Eskom implements load reduction in Soweto and Vaal

File: Eskom will implement Stage 2 load-shedding from 10pm on Wednesday until 5am on Thursday. Unsplash/Johannes Plenio

JOHANNESBURG - Several households in Soweto and the Vaal are without electricity.

Eskom has cut power in these areas to avoid network overload.

READ: Eskom: Load-shedding here to stay

The outages are expected to last until 9pm on Wednesday evening.

It's the second time in less than two months that Eskom has cut electricity supply to the Vaal and Soweto.

Other areas affected include parts of Limpopo, the Free State and KwaZulu-Natal.


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