The City of Tshwane’s team of technicians is hard at work to repair a faulty cable at Boom substation which led to a power failure in the north western part of the CBD since yesterday. The repairs were hindered by persistent rainfall last night.
The technicians will continue to work throughout the day and it is expected that power supply should be restored by 18:00 this evening.
The following mini-substations have been affected:
• Dieretuin • Margareta • Boom • Prinshof • Trans Oranje skool • Bloed • Prinsloo • Dr Savage • Hofmil • Country • Wide • Browbid • Valcourt • Sapdc • Ordra • UP Buitemuurs
Customers are urged to report power failures by texting the word “power” followed by your account number to 082 612 0333 or 44676.
Alternatively report a power failure to 012 358 9999 (choose electricity option) or 080 1111 556 or visit www.tshwane.gov.za and follow the Report Power Failure link.