JOHANNESBURG – South African businesses and households will have to brave stage 5 load shedding until 5am on Saturday morning.
Power utility Eskom announced this on Thursday.
It said it would publish a complete statement regarding power cuts for the rest of the weekend and the following week.
Eskom has since moved from the implementation of stage 6 load shedding which it later eased to stage 5.
Loadshedding will continue being implemented at Stage 5 until 05:00 on Saturday morning. Eskom will publish a full statement on Friday afternoon with regards to the rest of the weekend and for next week.
‘ Eskom Hld SOC Ltd (@Eskom_SA) September 22, 2022
Understanding the loadshedding stages pic.twitter.com/CHFLerBKMX
‘ Eskom Hld SOC Ltd (@Eskom_SA) September 20, 2022