Soweto residents continue protests over power cuts
Soweto residents have blocked and barricaded roads as they protest over power outages in the area.
Some 700 homes have had a week without power following disconnections by Eskom.
Friday saw renewed protests following the failure of the utility to meet their 24-hour deadline.
In other news,
City of CT welcomes announcement to reform the rail sector
The City of Cape Town has welcomed Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana’s announcement in Parliament that the national government intended to introduce reforms in the rail sector by bringing in third-party operators and competition.
Mayoral Committee Member for Transport Rob Quintas said while it was sadly too little and almost possibly too late, it was nonetheless welcome….Learn More