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Power restored to Walmer and surrounds

Jun 18, 2015
Power restored to Walmer and surrounds

The Nelson Mandela bay Municipality has announced the restoration of power to Walmer and surrounding areas after woke up without power on Thursday morning.

In the morning, the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality had said that it had lost electricity supply at the Walmer no. 3 breaker, which affects the residents of Walmer, Charlo and surrounds.

"Staff attending to restoration of supply, no timeframe available," it had warned.

In the past week similar power outages occured in the Metro due wet and cold weather which necessitated increased electricity demand on the system.