Cape Town —
No News Is Good News as Eskom Mum on Duration of Stage 6 Load Shedding
As the new week begins, Eskom is unclear on how long the current stage five power cuts will continue. Last week saw the rolling blackouts escalated to stage six, the highest stage the country’s seen since September 2022. The drop to Stage 4 on Saturday was short-lived as the country went back to Stage 5 later that afternoon – due to demand and power station breakdowns – and remained there.
Basic Education Responds to Matric Exam Cheating Claims
The Basic Education Department said that it was unfortunate that misleading information was being published to create uncertainty and anxiety around the 2022 National Senior Certificate exams, Eye Witness News reports. The department said in a…