Eskom says load-shedding will be reduced to stage 3 as from 5am on Wednesday.

The power utility says stage 2 will be implemented from 5am on Friday morning until load-shedding is lifted on Saturday.

Eskom CEO Andre De Ruyter says apart from breakdowns at power stations and liquidity challenges, load-shedding has been exacerbated by municipalities that have not been implementing load- shedding as required by the power utility.

De Ruyter says letters have been drafted to all the affected municipalities to correct the situation with all future load-shedding scenarios which may occur.

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He says the municipalities which Eskom supplies have not fulfilled load-shedding requirements apart from Ethekwini and Buffalo City…