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South African GDP declines by 0.7%

After two consecutive quarters of positive growth, the country’s real gross domestic product (GDP) dropped by 0.7%1 in the second quarter of 2022, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) said on Tuesday.“The devastating floods in KwaZulu-Natal and load shed…

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DWS hosts water use authorisation workshop in N Cape

The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) in the Northern Cape will on Thursday host a water use authorisation workshop with water users, focusing on the historically disadvantaged individuals (HDIs).The session, to be held at Die Kasteel in Hartswa…

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Stage 2 load shedding from today until Saturday

Eskom has announced that it will implement Stage 2 load shedding from 16:00 to 22:00 tonight.Thereafter, power cuts will occur daily from 05:00 to 22:00 until Saturday night.“The load shedding has been caused by a shortage of generation capacity owing …