Zuma: We will never have load shedding again

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Eskom CEO Brian Molefe welcomes President Jacob Zuma at Megawatt Park. (Jeff Wicks, News24)
Eskom CEO Brian Molefe welcomes President Jacob Zuma at Megawatt Park. (Jeff Wicks, News24)

Johannesburg - Load shedding is now a thing of the past according to President Jacob Zuma, who was addressing staff at Eskom’s Megawatt Park in Johannesburg on Friday.

Zuma was flanked by a large contingent of bodyguards and tactical police during a visit to the power utility's head office. He is expected to visit South African Airways (SAA) later in the day.

During his State of the Nation Address, Zuma announced that government will provide support to a range of state-owned companies while also implementing the reforms that would make them more effective in delivering on their mandates.

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