The Budget presents a dilemma to the unions. Mboweni himself grappled with the conflicting demands, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
Sunny. Pleasantly warm.
While Eskom has given assurances that there would be no load shedding on Saturday, many suburbs in Johannesburg and surrounding areas were without power.
With winter approaching and Eskom in crisis mode, how will blackouts impact first-time electric vehicle owners?
The days-long power outage in Pietermaritzburg during the Easter weekend caused a lot of frustration and huge losses for many business owners.
South Africa is to be spared blackouts for the moment as no further load shedding is anticipated for the day, according to an Eskom spokesperson.
Jo'burg residents have had to contend with outages above and beyond the scheduled load shedding, as power trips hit multiple areas in the city.
Several suburbs in Pietermaritzburg and parts of Howick were without electricity most of on Sunday after a technical fault at one of the transformers in the Town Bush area.
Many Pietermaritzburg residents have slammed the City for what they say has been a lack of information on the progress in resolving the massive power outage that plunged large areas into darkness for two days over the Easter weekend.
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