Eskom asks Bok fans to use power sparingly to avert cuts in World Cup

20 October 2019 - 00:04 By JEFF WICKS

Eskom bosses were huddled in a meeting last night in a last-ditch scrum to keep the lights on for the Springboks’ Rugby World Cup quarterfinal clash against Japan today.

After a week of intermittent power cuts and confusing statements from Eskom’s top brass, red-blooded rugby fans are dreading the thought of missing the do-or-die match against the World Cup hosts...

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