Valeska Abreu
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28 May 2015
1:16 pm

Cable theft leaves Mamelodi residents in the dark

Valeska Abreu

The city of Tshwane says power is expected to be restored to Mamelodi and surrounding areas this afternoon.

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It’s understood residents in Mamelodi West, Nelmapius, Denneboom and Silverton, all east of the city have been without power since Wednesday.

The city posted on their official Facebook page that the outage was due to cable theft at the Mamelodi West substation. According to the post power would be restored by 15:00.
Frustrated residents have taken to social media to express their anger.
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