City Power abandons illegal connection cuts after protests by Alex residents
The area is known for its illegal connections and City Power said it had to act as the cable theft ultimately cost the utility company millions of rand.
FILE: City Power is part of Operation Okae Molao in Alexandra to cut off illegal connections in the area. Image: Twitter / @ CityPowerJhb
JOHANNESBURG – Residents of River Park in Alexandra said they would resist any attempt by the city of Joburg to cut electricity.
Earlier Thursday, City Power officials were forced to abandon their second operation aimed at cutting illegal electrical connections in the area after …