Residents say: no electricity, no voting

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ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa greets a community member at the Nomzamo informal settlement during his election campaign in Soweto. Photo: Tebogo Letsie/City Press
ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa greets a community member at the Nomzamo informal settlement during his election campaign in Soweto. Photo: Tebogo Letsie/City Press

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Disgruntled Soweto residents say they will not vote in the upcoming local government elections unless they have electricity, with some saying they have been living without electricity for a year.

Some did not even fall for ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa’s charm offensive when he promised them that Eskom was working on fixing their power challenges.

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