Eskom announces stage two until further notice | The Citizen

South Africa will be moved to stage two load shedding from 9 am on Tuesday (8 November 2022) and will continue until further notice.The ailing parastatal’s spokesperson Sikonathi Mantshantsha said the utility would keep the country updated on the load-shedding schedule. “Stage 2 load shedding will be implemented from 9 am this morning until further … Read more

As U.S. abortion bans take midterm centre stage, a clinic helping Canadians faces a crunch – National |

Dr. Warren Hern has clear memories from the years before Roe v. Wade granted women the right to an abortion. He and his medical school classmates would stay up all night caring for sick women. At first, he said he didn’t understand why they were so ill. Then he learned the women had all tried … Read more


Former Candlemass vocalist Messiah Marcolin and current Candlemass guitarist Mats “Mappe” Björkman joined Anvil on stage at Slaktkyrkan in Stockholm, Sweden for a performance of “Metal On Metal.” This marks the first time Marcolin and Björkman shared a stage in 16 years, which Marcolin briefly discussed when asked by Blabbermouth. Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading. … Read more

Haitian Singer, Mikaben Dies After Collapsing On Stage in Paris

Haitian Singer, Mikaben passed away shortly after collapsing during a concert in Paris on Saturday(Oct.15). The 41 year old singer, who was known for songs including ‘Ou Pati’, abruptly stopped the show at the Accor Arena. He collapsed while walking backstage. E! News reports that medical professionals performed CPR on Mikaben, whose real name was Michael … Read more

Playhouse Stage Company Scores a Bullseye With Their Season Opener, “Assassins”

The 1990 Stephen Sondheim musical, Assassins, is a horror story for our times. The play certainly could be produced as a comedy, played for laughs and high camp, but in today’s world, it is truly a modern-day horror story set to music. Under the proper direction, the play is startling, unsettling, and (perhaps most ironically), … Read more

Stage 2 load shedding to continue until Wednesday | The Citizen

Eskom has provided an update for the week ahead after implementing load shedding at the last minute on Saturday. Load shedding will be suspended at midnight, after which stage 2 will continue from 4pm on Monday to Wednesday. Slight improvements The utility did not forecast the remainder of the week’s load shedding, but said it … Read more

City of Tshwane implements stage 2 water restrictions | The Citizen

The City of Tshwane announced the implementation of stage 2 water restrictions with immediate effect due to high levels of water consumption over the past two weeks. Rand Water notified the metropolitan city on Monday after an increase in the demand of water which led to the water utility’s reservoir storage capacity to decline from 52% … Read more

Load shedding stage 3 to continue until Thursday – Eskom says | The Citizen

Be prepared for stage 3 load shedding at least until 5am on Thursday. This was announced by Eskom citing the shortage of generation capacity as a result of persistent high levels of breakdowns. The dark lords at Megawatt Park said it will provide a further update on Wednesday afternoon, or as soon as there are … Read more

Load shedding to remain at stage 4 until further notice – Eskom | The Citizen

Eskom has announced due to the shortage of diesel, load shedding will remain at stage 4 throughout the night and continue until diesel stocks are replenished. The Princes of Darkness had earlier announced that load shedding would be staggered between stage 3 and stage 4 levels at least until the weekend. Diesel shortage However, the … Read more