Eskom announces Stage 2 load shedding overnight, apologises

Eskom problems. Picture: Twitter

Eskom problems. Picture: Twitter

It said it would return to Stage 4 load shedding at 9am on Tuesday morning and it would again continue until 11pm.

Eskom on Monday evening said it would move from Stage 4 to Stage 2 load shedding at 11pm and extended an apology to consumer after days of escalating scheduled power cuts.

“Eskom is currently implementing Stage 4 rotational load-shedding which commenced at 09h00 and will continue until 23h00 today. Load-shedding will continue shifting to Stage 2 from 23h00 this evening until 09h00 on Tuesday morning,” said the troubled power utility.

It said it would return to Stage 4 load shedding at 9am on Tuesday morning and it would again continue until 11 pm.

“Eskom’s maintenance teams are working round the clock to return generation units to the electricity system,” said the power utility.

“We sincerely apologise for the inconvenience during this difficult period.”

African News Agency (ANA)

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