Hilton residents suffering weekly outages

2012-07-05 00:00

THE Msunduzi Municipality has failed to the resolve a power failure that has affected Hilton for the past week.

Hilton residents were left without power from Tuesday night to yesterday morning.

The Witness was inundated with calls from residents trying to establish what the problem was.

Residents said they suffered outages last week and that in Hilton there seemed to be no week that went by without experiencing power failure.

Msunduzi Municipal spokesperson Brian Zuma said the the electricity supply in the area was being closely monitored.

He denied allegations that power tripped on Tuesday night. Power outages occurred yesterday morning, he added, but the supply was quickly restored by municipal technicians.

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