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Loadshedding
Herman Mashaba 'negotiating private electricity deal for Joburg'
South Africa Eskom, Jessie Duarte and Alex protests: Top stories of the week Eskom, Jessie Duarte and Alex protests: Top stories of the week Eskom, Jessie Duarte and Alex protests: Top stories of the week.
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South Africa Eskom said no load-shedding this week, but some will still not have power Eskom said no load-shedding this week, but some will still not have power A load-shedding free week for most parts of the country.
South Africa Blow out the candles: No load-shedding this week Blow out the candles: No load-shedding this week Eskom is anticipating no load-shedding for this week.
South Africa Eskom cautions Mozambique power line will take months to fix Eskom cautions Mozambique power line will take months to fix Rotational power cuts to municipalities have been suspended for this week, but electricity supply remains tight, says Eskom.
South Africa WATCH | Best way to deal with load-shedding? Pretend it doesn't exist WATCH | Best way to deal with load-shedding? Pretend it doesn't exist Themba Robin Behrens's video on how to best deal with load-shedding is trending on Facebook.
South Africa Load-shedding reprieve on Sunday but power situation still 'tight' Load-shedding reprieve on Sunday but power situation still 'tight' There will be no loadshedding on Sunday as Eskom stopped loadshedding at 11pm on Saturday, the power utility said.
Politics Ramaphosa criticised for claiming SA will overcome load-shedding like it did apartheid Ramaphosa criticised for claiming SA will overcome load-shedding like it did apartheid President Cyril Ramaphosa has been criticised for comparing the current nationwide power cuts to apartheid. 
South Africa Load-shedding continues on Human Rights Day Load-shedding continues on Human Rights Day Stage 4 load-shedding will continue on Human Rights Day from 9am to 11pm because of a capacity shortage.
South Africa Load-shedding survival tips trend as power cuts continue Load-shedding survival tips trend as power cuts continue Following Tuesday's Eskom briefing on load-shedding, South Africans have had to come to terms with the fact that they might be in the dark for at least another 10 days.
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