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No power in Kragga Kamma and surrounds

Aug 4, 2015
No power in Kragga Kamma and surrounds

There is currently no power in Kragga Kamma and surrounding areas - and it is not load shedding, a substation tripped on Tuesday morning, according to the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality.

"At Lorraine substation, local feeder tripped affecting Kragga Kamma, Theescombe and Seaview lines," the municipality said.

The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality said that its technicians were attending to the restoration of power supply but could not give a timeframe.

Over the weekend, similar outages occured affecting Neave Township and surrounding areas in Port Elizabeth. 

All supply has since been restored to that township.