ETHEKWINI NEWS FLASH
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
27 March 2018
 
Electricity Outage Experienced In the City
 
EThekwini Municipality is aware of electricity outages being experienced in a number of areas across the City this afternoon, 27 March 2018.
 
The power outage is a result of a trip at the Klaarwater Substation.
 
Our technicians are working around the clock to fully restore power. We appeal for calm while officials work to restore power to all affected areas.
 
However, power has been restored to certain areas in the interim including the Central Business District. We appeal to residents not to circulate unverified information on social media. If residents are concerned about safety in their area, they can call our Emergency number on 031 361 0000.
 
ENDS
 
Issued by eThekwini Municipality’s Head of Communications, Tozi Mthethwa.
 
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