Cape Town – Eskom says load shedding will be reduced from stage 2 to stage 1 from 17:00 on Saturday.
The power utility said this will continue at the same time on Sunday.
“Due to a continued shortage of generation capacity, Stage 1 load shedding will be implemented at 17:00 until 22:00 this afternoon. Stage 1 load shedding will be repeated at the same time tomorrow afternoon (Sunday),” Eskom said in a statement.
Loadshedding will be reduced to Stage 1 from 17:00 this afternoon until 22:00 tonight. Stage 1 loadshedding will again be implemented the same time tomorrow afternoon. pic.twitter.com/jkfPtW10nK
— Eskom Hld SOC Ltd (@Eskom_SA) May 28, 2022
South Africans are urged to continue using electricity sparingly and to switch off all non-essential items.