Blackouts loom for municipalities that owe Eskom

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 Load shedding plunges Johannesburg into twilight. Picture: Dudu Zitha
Load shedding plunges Johannesburg into twilight. Picture: Dudu Zitha

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This would be economically and socially catastrophic for the country, according to political analyst Theo Venter. He says it would not be politically viable for Eskom to implement such extensive power cuts, especially as the local government elections take place next year.

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