South Africa power cuts add to economic woes

Businesses are putting up with an electricity crisis as the country's state supplier says it has reached tipping point.

    South Africa is bracing for more power cuts as the state electricity company says more outages are expected next year. They are saying that power demands continue to outweigh supply.

    Al Jazeera's Tania Page reports from Johannesburg. 

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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