“No load-shedding for 26 days has nothing to do with the elections” — Ramakgopa

Electricity minister Kgosientsho Ramokgopa says the 26 days of no load-shedding so far has nothing to do with the elections and has cautioned against the big improvement being used as an “electioneering tool”.Briefing media on Monday, he urged the public to avoid the noise and look towards a further reduction in load-shedding intensity. 
22 Apr 4AM English South Africa News · Daily News

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