Eskom has stated that it will implement stage 3 load-shedding today, 12 February.
The load-shedding will run from 08:00 and is likely to continue until 23:00.
This latest batch of load-shedding follows Eskom implementing stage 4 load-shedding on Monday – after seven generating units went offline.
The power utility asked customers to please use electricity sparingly today.
Users were also advised to consult their load-shedding schedules for today’s power cuts.
The load-shedding announcement is detailed in the tweet below.
Date: 12 February 2019
— Eskom Hld SOC Ltd (@Eskom_SA) February 12, 2019