Bomb scare at Eskom headquarters

2012-01-20 14:54
Johannesburg - Eskom's Megawatt Park headquarters has been evacuated after a bomb threat was made at about noon on Friday.

Eskom spokesperson Hilary Joffe told News24 the building was evacuated shortly afterwards.

"I can confirm there has been a bomb scare, which was phoned in at about noon.

"The police are on the scene."

Joffe said she could not give any more details at this stage.

An Eskom employee who wanted to remain anonymous told News24 all staff were told to move outside because of a bomb threat.

"The police came in and are searching the building as we stand outside in the street."

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