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Eskom takes over from indebted municipality

Eskom will take over the electricity distribution of one of its biggest debtors, the Maluti-a-Phofung Local Municipality in the Free State.

It follows another oversight visit from Deputy President David Mabuza, who’s looked into the water and electricity challenges in the area.

Maluti-a-Phofung Local Municipality owes the power utility over R5-billion.

Source: eNCA

In other news – SAD: Fired actress Nelisa Mchunu (Fikile) begs for her job at Uzalo, insider spills the beans

The character of Fikile on Uzalo was allegedly written off with those of Mpambani (Jet Novuka) and MaNgcobo (Dawn Thandeka King), after producers couldn’t continue with her storyline.

Nelisa Mchunu

But apparently, Nelisa Mchunu, who plays Fikile on the SABC1 show, begged to be saved. Sources said when Nelisa was informed of the decision of her character being killed off, Learn More