disconnection of Magareng, Thembelihle, Ubuntu, Dikgatlong and Renosterberg
Municipalities has been suspended.
This is in response to an urgent
court application brought against Eskom to suspend the disconnection of these
Eskom has not reached sustainable
payment arrangements with the five defaulting municipalities.
Revenue collection remains a priority to Eskom and
we will continue with all the necessary actions to ensure that the municipal debt
levels in the Northern Cape are under control.