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Improvements in the intensity of load-shedding expected by Wednesday [SOUND]

# Minister of Electricity, Kgosientsho Ramokgopa, says significant improvements in the intensity of load-shedding is expected by Wednesday. Some four-thousand-400 megawatts of power generation were taken off the grid at the end of last week, as a result of boiler tube leaks, that took nine generating units offline, plunging the country into stage six load-shedding. Ramokgopa says Eskom management has identified boiler tube leaks as a major area of concern that undermines the availability of these units:

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