Eskom implements Stage 2 blackouts until 16:00 on Saturday

Reading Time: < 1 minute

Eskom is implementing Stage 2 blackouts on Saturday and will suspend it at 4pm in the afternoon as well as the whole of New Year’s Day.

Eskom has been battling to keep the lights on amid continued breakdowns at its aging coal-fired power plants.

Eskom says Stage 2 rolling blackouts are expected to be introduced again from 05:00 on Monday.

Current energy crisis has taken SA to the tipping point: