109 RESIDENTS TAKE OUT ILLEGAL CONNECTIONS
About 109 residents at 15 and 16 Avenue, Florence Mophosho Road in Alexandra, today disconnected illegal cables in Marlboro industrial site from a power sub-station at Corner 16th Avenue.
Angry residents accused the shack dwellers in Marlboro of causing the explosion of the sub-station which resulted in the current power outage.
Ward Councillor, Werner Smith says he has been communicating with City Power since six o’clock in this morning about the incident.
However, Ward 116 Councillor, Adolph Marema indicated that the power outage has also affected his ward
Resident Annah Tshabalala says it has been long overdue
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