Eskom punishes residents with peak-time power cuts as municipalities fail to pay

29 January 2016 - 10:32 By TMG Digital

Top-selling crime author Deon Meyer made the Upper Karoo town of Loxton famous‚ but now its residents and potential tourists are in the dark. The optimistically named Ubuntu municipality has failed its constituents as Eskom acts on its threat to enforce electricity interruptions if local governments do not pay outstanding debts.

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